Author Topic: African Graduate Fellowship at The American University in Cairo, Egypt  (Read 984 times)

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The African Graduate Fellowship is a competitive fellowship program for bright, highly motivated African students interested in pursuing a master’s degree at AUC.  Each year, fellowships are offered to nationals of African countries (not including Egyptians) for full-time study (9 credits or more) in any of the graduate programs offered at AUC.

Eligibility:
•   African nationals
•   B.A. or B.Sc. degree with grade not less than "Very Good", an overall GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale, or the equivalent.
•   TOEFL with TWE score of at least 550 and 4.5, (580 and 5.0 for ECLT & TEFL) or equivalent.
•   Applicants for the MBA have to submit a recent score on the GMAT and have at least two years of relevant work experience.
•   Applicants for the Economics program, the Economics in International Development program and the Journalism and Mass Communication program are required to obtain an acceptable score on the GRE.
•   Applicants for the MA in Arabic Studies must submit evidence of proficiency in literary Arabic.

Duration:
•   Fellowships are awarded for two academic years and the intervening summer session.

Award:
The fellowship covers:
•   A waiver of tuition fees.
•   A monthly stipend of LE 850.
•   Student services and activities fee.
•   Graduation fees.
•   Medical service and health insurance fees.
•   A monthly housing allowance of LE 1250.
•   In support of their professional training fellows are assigned 18 hours per week of related academic or administrative work.

To Apply:
•    Download the graduate application form.
•   No fellowship application form is required to apply to the African Graduate Fellowship.
•   Applications should be submitted together with all supporting documents by December 15 for fellowships beginning the following September.
•   Selection is made in April.

Click here for more details.

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