Named Fellowships

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) Endowed Fellowship

Established in 2000 to support American graduate students enrolled in the Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) program.

Boutros Boutros-Ghali Endowed Fund for Global Affairs and Preventive Diplomacy

Established in 2020, to support Egyptian diplomats who wish to pursue a diploma at AUC’s School of Global Affairs and Public Policy. Recipients of the diploma will be chosen in accordance with AUC’s admission and financial need criteria. The selection of recipients will be performed by GAPP in coordination with AUC’s Office of Graduate Studies. Each fund fellowship will be awarded for one academic year.

Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) Endowment Fund

Established in 2018 to support graduate students enrolled in the Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) program at AUC.

Cynthia Nelson Endowed Fellowships in Gender and Women's Studies (IGWS)

Established in 2006 to provide support to deserving graduate students pursuing a graduate diploma or master of arts in gender and women’s studies. Recipients should demonstrate need and be in good academic standing.

Dr. Nabil Elaraby LLM Endowed Fellowship

Established in 2010 to support Egyptian graduate students enrolled in the LLM program at AUC based on their academic merit and financial need. Recipients should maintain a GPA of 3.20/4.00.

Ford Foundation Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) Endowed Fellowships

Established in 1999 to support American graduate students enrolled in the Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) program.

Kamal Adham Fellowship for Television and Digital Journalism

Established in 2008, the Kamal Adham Center for Television and Digital Journalism endowment will provide fellowships to outstanding graduate students with financial need, studying at the center. The endowed fund will continue to support the academic activities and initiatives of the center and will carry Sheikh Kamal Adham’s name in perpetuity.

Mansour Group Endowed Fellowship

Established in 1989 to support a master's degree candidate in business administration based on his or her academic merit and financial need.

Mohammed Bin Abdulkarim A. Allehedan Endowed Fellowships

Established in 2015 to support Arab students (females or males) in the following fields: mathematics, engineering, physics, chemistry, biology, energy and petroleum, water and environment, economics, and development. Acceptance will be based on merit and financial need.

Nadia Niazi Mostafa Endowed Fellowship in Islamic Art and Architecture

Established in 2001 to support a second-year Egyptian graduate student in the Department of Arab and Islamic Civilizations.

Ryoichi Sasakawa Endowed Young Leaders Fellowship Fund (SYLFF) Program

Established in 1993 to support graduate students in economics, public administration, the social sciences or the humanities. Selection is based on student's academic merit and financial need.

Suez Cement Company Endowed Fellowship

Established in 2012 to support outstanding graduate students who are eligible for financial support, and who wish to pursue full-time study towards a master's degree in environmental construction or mechanical engineering. Selection is based on student's academic merit and financial need.

Tarek Juffali Endowed Fellows Program

Established in 2010 to support graduate students from Egypt and the Arab World in a two-year master of arts program in counseling and community psychology. Selection is based on student's academic merit and financial need.

The Bernard and Lisa Selz Endowed Fellowship in Egyptology

Established in 2019, the fund will support both Egyptian and international graduate students pursuing a master of arts in Egyptology or Coptology at AUC.

The David Bonderman (CASA '69) Travel and Learning Endowed Fund

Established in 2019 to provide full or partial support for graduate and undergraduate American students in any discipline to study at AUC, whether as degree-seeking or study abroad students. The fund may also provide supplementary support such as travel, housing, and stipends, on an as-needed basis.

Vanesa B. Korany '04 Endowed Thesis Support Fund

Established in 2009, and renewed in 2015, to provide support to Egyptian graduate students in political science and the Graduate School of Education, respectively, who have completed all of their coursework and are working full-time on completing their master's theses. Selection is based on student's academic merit and financial need.

 

Annual Fellowships

Advancement of Science Fellowships Fund 

Established in 2017 and renewed in 2020 to partially support majoring physics or any other major in the School of Science and Engineering pursuing a master's or doctoral degrees. Recipients should demonstrate need and be in good academic standing.

Al Ghurair STEM Fellowships

Established in 2016, the fellowship will be awarded to graduate STEM students who are academically outstanding but financially underprivileged.

Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) Fund

Established in 2019 to support graduate students enrolled in the Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) program.

Dr. Ahmed and Ann M. El-Mokadem Fellowships 

Established in 2010 and renewed in 2017 to cover the expenses of Egyptian students enrolled in the master's program in economics, business, political science and/or any other area of study.

El Baradei Foundation Fellowship in International and Comparative Law

Established in 2014 and renewed in 2017 to support one student for his/her two years of study towards the Masters of Law (LLM) in international and comparative law. The student must have graduated from an Egyptian Public University (preferably from outside of Greater Cairo). The student must demonstrate financial need. A minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.70/4.00 and students should show proof of his/her involvement in serving his/her community for the betterment of Egypt.

Luqman Weise Capital FinTech Fellowships

Established in 2018 to support Egyptian graduate students with a concentration in the masters of science in finance. Fellowship recipients should demonstrate good academic standing and financial need. Recipients will be required to complete 120-240 hours of internship with Luqman Weise Capital.

Qalaa Holdings Partial Support Fellowship

Established in 2019 to partially support a master's degree - or fully support a diploma - in global affairs at the Public Policy and Administration Department (PPAD) in the School of Global Affairs and Public Policy.

The Hadhramout Foundation Scholarships for Yemeni Graduate Students

Established in 2019, the fund will support a total of 12 high-achieving Yemeni students, who wish to pursue their studies in one of the majors offered at AUC. Students need to demonstrate academic merit and financial need.

Yousef Jameel '68 GAPP Public Leadership Program

Established in 2012 to fund 25 cohorts of 25 Egyptian graduate students each, who are studying public policy and administration. It also supports three additional faculty positions, study abroad opportunities for 25 students per cohort, staff and associated program costs.

Yousef Jameel '68 PhD in Applied Sciences and Engineering Fellowships

Established in 2010 to support the PhD program in applied sciences and engineering.