Eligibility Criteria

·Candidates must permanently reside in the Foundation’s target region: Palestine, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan

·Scholarships are primarily offered for one-year postgraduate courses in the US and the UK. On occasion, student’s applying for undergraduate study may be considered

·Candidates must demonstrate outstanding academic achievement, motivation and dedication to studies


Target Group

·Applications are welcome from candidates with disadvantaged socio-economic backgrounds, otherwise preventing exceptional people from applying to world class universities 

·There are no restrictions on academic subjects, but priority will be given to candidates applying for STEM subjects

·The Foundation strives to increase female participation in STEM subjects as current participation is very low

·Applicants will preferably have two year’s work experience relevant to their field of study