Vacant Scholarships

The Hadhramout Foundation Scholarship

The Hadhramout Foundation Scholarship will support a total of 15 high achieving undergraduate Yemeni students, to pursue their studies in one of the majors offered at AUC. Students need to demonstrate academic merit and financial need.

Simpson Endowed Scholarships for Year Abroad Program in Egyptology

The Simpson Endowed Scholarships for Year Abroad Program in Egyptology will award both undergraduate and graduate non-degree students seeking to study Egyptology at AUC, with a preference given to those enrolled in US colleges and universities.

It is awarded initially for one semester and is renewable depending on eligibility, based on academic progress. 
It is to be used for covering tuition and/or AUC housing. 

Eligibility Criteria:

  1. The student must enroll in at least nine credit hours in Egyptology.
  2. The applicant must write a 1,500-word essay on why he/she wants to study Egyptology at AUC, including referring to three Egyptology courses which he/she wishes to take at AUC.

To Apply:

Complete an online application through Banner Self-Service.
For application instructions and tips, click here.

Important Note: While applying to the scholarship, please ensure that the word SELECTED appears beside the scholarship name (fund) that you wish to apply for. Otherwise, we will not be able to recognize your application in spite of the fact that you could have successfully sent the application.    

Deadline for Spring 2020
Graduate non-degree: November 15, 2019
Undergraduate non-degree: November 15, 2019

 

Hermann F. Eilts Endowed International Scholarship

The award is given to undergraduate students enrolled in US universities. 

It is to be used to covering tuition and/or AUC housing

Eligibility Criteria: 

  1. Applicants should have an interest in the Middle East to pursue Middle East studies, political science or history at AUC for one semester/year
  2. GPA should be a minimum of 3.2 or more
  3. Minimum number of credit hours should be 12 credits during the semester of the award
  4. It is awarded for one semester and can be extended to one year based on merit

To Apply:

Complete an online application through Banner Self-Service.
For application instructions and tips, click here.

Important Note: While applying to the scholarship, please ensure that the word SELECTED appears beside the scholarship name (fund) that you wish to apply for. Otherwise, we will not be able to recognize your application in spite of the fact that you could have successfully sent the application.  

Deadline for Spring 2020: November 15, 2019

 

Study Abroad Scholarships 

To support US undergraduate or graduate non-degree students who demonstrate academic merit to study at AUC for one semester. 

Eligibility Criteria

  1. The applicants' last home institution in the United States
  2. The applicants have to satisfy AUC's study abroad undergraduate and graduate admission requirements
  3. Undergraduate applicants need to take a minimum of 12 credits
  4. Graduate applicants need to take a minimum of nine credits
  5. The applicant must submit a 1000-word essay on why he/she would like to study at AUC and Egypt at large
  6. Recommendation letter(s) from the faculty member(s) (at least one must be submitted)

To Apply:

Complete an online application through Banner Self-Service.
For application instructions and tips, click here.

Deadline for Spring 2020

Graduate non-degree: November 15, 2019

Undergraduate non-degree: November 15, 2019

 

The Pangburn, Ellis, LaBarge Study Abroad Fund 

To provide one-semester support to outstanding US graduate students wishing to study abroad at AUC. This fund would be open to American graduate students in all disciplines who are committed to utilizing their AUC experience to promote greater understanding and relations between Egypt and the United States.

Eligibility Criteria:

  1. The applicants have to satisfy AUC's study abroad admission requirements  
  2. The applicant must submit a 1000-word essay on why he/she would like to study at AUC and Egypt at large
  3. To register in nine credit hours 

To Apply:

Complete an online application through Banner Self-Service.
For application instructions and tips, click here.

Deadline for Spring 2020: November 15, 2019