This is to inform interested graduate and undergraduate students that, The American University of Beirut (AUB) is offering full scholarships for graduate and undergraduate education for the academic year 2019/2020 in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation.
The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at AUB aims to prepare young people to be agents of change in their communities, countries, and regions. The program requires scholars to attend a series of workshops, courses and field work in addition to the courses for their degree.
Eligibility Criteria for AUB Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program 2019 /2020
Graduate scholarships are open to:
- Nationals of Africa
- Nationals of Lebanon
- Refugee and displaced living in Lebanon
Undergraduate scholarships are open to nationals of Lebanon or refugee and displaced living in Lebanon
Selection and admission are based on:
- Academic promise
- Financial disadvantage
- Leadership potential
- Desire to give back and go back to one’s community
Application Instructions for Graduate Students
- Complete the AUB Online Graduate Application Form after creating an account.
- Upload supporting documents as per the requirements indicated on the online application.
- If residing in Lebanon (Lebanese and non-Lebanese), fill out the online Graduate Financial Application specific to the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program (available here) by March 18, 2019.
- If applying from Africa, fill out the online Graduate Financial Application specific to the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program (available here) by March 18, 2019.
Application Instructions for Undergraduate Students
- Complete the Undergraduate Application and submit it by hand at the Office of Admissions at AUB along with the required documents. The application will be available in soft and hard copies.
- Incomplete Applications (missing answers or missing documents) will not be considered and will be immediately disqualified.
Please visit AUB Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program 2019 /2020 official website for more information.
The post The American University of Beirut (AUB) Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program 2019/2020 appeared first on VirginJist.