Applications are now invited for Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Program at American University of Beirut (AUB). The American University of Beirut (AUB) is offering full scholarships for graduate and undergraduate education for the academic year 2019-20 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.
Founded in 1866, the American University of Beirut is a teaching-centered research university based on the American liberal arts model of higher education. AUB has over 8,000 students and 800 faculty members. The University encourages freedom of thought and expression and seeks to graduate men and women committed to creative and critical thinking, lifelong learning, personal integrity, civic responsibility, and leadership.

Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Program Details:

Host Country:

  • Lebanon

Scholarship By:

  •  Mastercard Foundation 

Host University:

  • The American University of Beirut

Course Level:

  • Undergraduate Programs
  • Master’s Programs

Scholarship Value:

  • Mastercard Foundation Scholarship Program is a fully funded scholarship program. Selected students will be getting full scholarship.

Eligibility Criteria:

Graduate scholarships are open to:

  • Nationals of Africa
  • Nationals of Lebanon
  • R​​​efugee and displaced living in Lebanon
Undergraduate scholarships are open to nationals of Lebanon or refugee and displaced living in Lebanon

How to Apply for AUB Undergraduate Scholarship 2019?

  • Complete the U​ndergraduate 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.

How to Apply for Graduate Scholarship 2019?

  • 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 t he online Graduate Financial Application specific to the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program by March 18, 2019.
  • If applying from Africa, fill out the online Graduate Financial Application specific to the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program by March 18, 2019.

Selection Criteria:

Selection and admission are based on: 
  • Academic promise
  • Financial disadvantage
  • Leadership potential
  • Desire to give back and go back to one’s community

Application Deadline:

  • Undergraduate Scholarship: March 2019
  • Graduate Scholarship: March 18, 2019


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