Kuwait Excellence Scholarships 2018 For Arab Students
The Kuwait Program at Sciences Po is a partnership between Sciences Po and the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS). Working together, the two institutions are supporting research and teaching of excellence in the social sciences and the humanities with special emphasis on the study of the Arab World and the Gulf Region.
The Kuwait Excellence Scholarships program is one of the flagship initiatives of the Kuwait Program at Sciences Po. Established in 2013, it aims at supporting outstanding incoming students.
The Kuwait Excellence Scholarships program for Arab students intends to support the next generation of leaders and experts coming from the Arab World and the Gulf Region and it is dedicated to graduate students admitted to Sciences Po at the Master level.
Eligibility to apply
• Nationals from Arab countries, including the Gulf Region, may apply.
• Applicants must be first-time degree-seeking students in France.
• Applicants must have:
• Students applying to a dual degree program are not eligible. Students applying to a one-year Master program are not eligible. Please note that only applicants successfully admitted to Sciences Po will be considered for the scholarship.
Scholarship Conditions and Requirements
Multiple scholarships will be awarded on a competitive basis in 2018-2019 to the best candidates based on their academic record and their project at Sciences Po.
In principle the scholarship goes towards covering tuition fees at Sciences Po.
Each recipient is awarded up to 10 000 Euros per year (ie. 20 000 Euros for two years of study).
The scholarship is offered for the entire length of study at Sciences Po on condition of sufficient academic performance (top 50% of the class). Therefore, students must show sufficient academic performance over the course of the first year. Students who do not meet this requirement will have their scholarship withdrawn in the second year.
The scholarship is dependent on the awardees completing their course of study at Sciences Po. A change in master program will lead to the withdrawal of the scholarship.
Please note that the scholarship is offered for students beginning their studies in September 2018 and may not be deferred.
Apply before Sunday 4 March 2018, 11:59pm, Paris Time and receive results by mid-May 2018.
Dossier de candidature