AUC International Graduate Fellowships in Arabic Studies, Middle East Studies and Sociology/Anthropology


To recognize and award outstanding new international graduate students who wish to pursue full-time study.

Fellows are assigned 18 hours per week of related academic or administrative work. Please see the website for further details external link.


Candidates must have completed an appropriate undergraduate degree with a minimum overall grade point average of 3.4 on a 4.0 scale or equivalent.

Quantity Available



  • Annual

Study Length

2 academic years and the intervening summer session.

Award Value

A waiver of tuition fees, a monthly stipend of LE 1200 and a monthly housing allowance of LE 1250 or accommodation in the university dormitory. Medical service and health insurance fees.

Application procedure

Applicants must complete an application form, available from the website and submit online to .

Closing date

February 1st

Study Level

  • Graduate
  • Postgraduate

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.


FindAPhd .com for PhD studentships and programmes


Copyright ©2013-2023
All rights reserved

© material: The Grants Register 10 Jun 2023, published 2013,
reproduced with permission of Palgrave Macmillan

PostgraduateFunding is a database of small grants & bursaries

PostgraduateFunding is a trading name of FindAUniversity Ltd.
FindAUniversity Ltd, 77 Sidney St, Sheffield, S1 4RG, UK. Tel: +44 (0)114 268 4940 Fax: +44 (0) 114 268 5766