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AUC Ryoichi Sasakawa Young Leaders Graduate Scholarship


To educate outstanding young men and women who have demonstrated a high potential for future leadership in international affairs, public life and private endeavour.


Full admission into one of AUC’s M.A. programs in the humanities and social sciences. A Bachelor’s degree with a minimum overall GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent. Actively participated in extra curricular activities. Both new and continuing graduate students may apply but preference is given to those who require four semesters to complete their degree.

Quantity Available



  • Annual

Study Length

2 years

Award Value

A waiver of tuition fees (nine credits per semester or as required by the program). Student services and activities fee. Medical service and health insurance fees (for international students).

Application procedure

Applicants must complete the online application form. For inquiries . Please see the website for further details external link.

Closing date

February 1st


The Tokyo Foundation

Study Level

  • Graduate

American University in Cairo

The American University in Cairo was founded in 1919 by Americans devoted to education and community service in the Middle East. Today, AUC is the region’s premier English-language university — an essential contributor to the social, political and cultural life of the Arab world. It also serves as a crossroads for the world’s cultures: a vital, vibrant forum for reasoned argument, spirited debate and understanding across cultures.
AUC is an independent, nonprofit, apolitical, non-sectarian and equal-opportunity institution, fully accredited in Egypt and the United States. AUC’s academic program is rooted in liberal education. The university’s rigorous Core Curriculum offers an intensive investigation of fundamental questions in every major discipline.

Contact Details

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the American University in Cairo by using the links below.


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