Applications are invited for Fulbright Egyptian Student Program open to university graduates, master’s and doctoral degree candidates, and young professionals and artists. The programme is available for Egyptian citizenship to study and conduct research in the United States.

Brief Description: Fulbright scholarships will be awarded to applicants who demonstrate academic excellence, leadership qualities, and a commitment to improving cross cultural relations through international exchange.

-Egyptian citizenship; holders of U.S. green cards and/or passports are ineligible.
-Bachelor’s degree: Minimum of “Good” for applicants in American studies, humanities, and social sciences. Minimum of “Very Good” for applicants in the sciences.
-Minimum of two years post-graduate experience at the time of application.
-For Non-Degree applicants: proof of registered masters or doctoral thesis at an Egyptian university.
-For Fine, Applied and Performing Arts applicants: proof of participation in at least three post-graduate artistic activities or exhibitions; No TOEFL score required.
-For Minimum Institutional TOEFL score of 550 from AMIDEAST Egypt or any of the below ETS Authorized Distributors and/or ITP Testing Centers.

Award Includes: Grant benefits:
-Travel allowance
-Other allowances
-Medical insurance
-For master’s degree applicants:  tuition and/or university fees
-For Fine & Applied and Performing Arts applicants: $5000 contribution to tuition

Study Program: Grants are available for university graduates, masters and doctoral degree candidates and young professionals and artists to study and conduct research in USA.

Study Major: All fields are eligible except medicine, veterinary medicine and dentistry. Applicants in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM), Agriculture and Economics are encouraged to apply.

Host Organization: US Institutes

Number of Awards: Not Known

National/International Students: Egyptian citizens can apply for this Fulbright Student Program.

Governing Body: U.S. Government

Application Procedure: The mode of applying is online.

Submission Deadline: The application deadline is May 12, 2016.

For more details visit the official site.