Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program for Egyptian Students at Top USA Universities 2016/17


Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program for Egyptian Students . Applications are open until 15 June 2016. Orascom Construction Industries (OCI) offers scholarship program for Egyption students. Full details: 

School(Institutions/ Country): | USA

Level:Master’s Degrees

Field(s): Successful candidates may pursue their studies in the following two fields:Master’s of Business Administration and Master’s of Construction Management.

Deadline: 15 June 2016

Funded By: Orascom Construction Industries (OCI)

Beneficiaries(Target Groups): Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program is targeted students of Egypt.

Benefits(Value/ Inclusions):

Award No: Not Specified

Scholarship covers: The scholarships include full tuition, living allowance, travel and health insurance. Scholarship recipients are also given the option of an internship position within the company.

Description

Since 2000, the Onsi S Scholarship Program has financed the educational dreams of 67 extraordinary students.

Through the Onsi S Scholarship program, OCI provides full tuition scholarships for Egyptian students seeking to pursue their Master’s Degree at prestigious universities in the United States in the fields of Business Administration and Construction Management, with the aim of bolstering Egypt’s economic competitiveness.

The Onsi Sawiris Scholarships is awarded based on character and merit as demonstrated through academic excellence, extracurricular activities, and entrepreneurial initiative.

The scholarships include full tuition, living allowance, travel and health insurance. Scholarship recipients are also given the option of an internship position within the company.

Eligibility

Have what it takes to avail Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program?

‣ Fulfill the test and documentation requirements of the scholarship program.

‣ Be Egyptian nationals, who are residents of Egypt (preference will not be given to holders of dual nationality).


‣ Plan on pursuing their master’s degree at one of the top universities in the United States in the field of Business Administration or Construction Management.


‣ Be prepared to commence their degree in the United States during the academic year of 2016.


‣ Commit to returning to Egypt for two years upon the completion of their master’s degree program.


‣ Have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.5 or Very Good (overall grade).
-Have been involved or are currently involved in extracurricular activities (applicants should be able to provide proof of participation in extracurricular activities when required).


‣ Have a minimum of three years of working experience.

‣ Have not obtained a masters degree prior to applying to the Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program.

‣ Take and submit their current score for the internet-based Test of English as a Foreign Language (iBT TOEFL) taken within 2 years.


‣ Take and submit the score of the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) taken within 5 years if interested in pursuing a master’s degree in Business Administration.


‣ Take and submit the score of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) taken within 5 years if interested in pursuing a master’s degree in Construction Management.


‣ Minimum scores required:


  • TOEFL iBT : 100 or above

  • GMAT: 650 or above
  • GRE: 1000 or above (in the Verbal & Quantitative sections) & 4.5/6 or above (in the Analytical section of the exam) or a GRE score: 302 or above on the new GRE test.

Eligiblity Criteria for Onsi Sawiris Scholarship

‣ The Onsi Sawiris Scholarship will be awarded based on character and merit as demonstrated through academic excellence, extracurricular activities and entrepreneurial initiative.

Notification:

‣ Selected candidates will be contacted for interviews through the contact information listed in the application. Scholarship awards and decisions will be announced by the end of August, 2016.

Scholarship Application Method

‣ Please submit a printed copy and the required documents before the deadline which is June 15th , 2016 to the following address:

AMIDEAST/Egypt 38, Mohie ElDin Abo Elezz St., Dokki, Giza, Egypt.

The application is available online at  http://www.amideast.org/egypt/academic-and-cultural-exchange/cairo-onsi-sawiris-scholarship-program-graduates-2015-16

‣ Scholarship Applications are due on 15 June 2016.

‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website

‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

For more Information about Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program


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 2016, 2017, developing countries,  Master's Scholarships  USA ScholarshipsJune Deadline


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