Fully Funded ExxonMobil Middle East and North Africa Scholars Program 2023
ExxonMobil and the Institute of International Education (IIE) have partnered to create a scholarship program for Individuals who are determined and capable and wish to pursue a higher degree at a prestigious university in the United States for the 2023/2024 academic session are invited to apply for the Fully Funded ExxonMobil Middle East and North Africa Scholars Program 2023. Administered by the Institute of International Education, the program is now accepting applications.
The program offers full tuition, free accommodation, living expense stipends, medical insurance, textbooks, computers, and transportation to the United States to the finalists, who will be selected based on their strengths and research interests. Additionally, recipients will receive a visa and academic support, attend a professional development and networking conference, and participate in an intensive orientation program. The program includes a three-day short course event, which will take place in either Turkey or the United Arab Emirates, where participants will enhance their business skills related to the energy industry and connect with others from the region. The scholarship aims to foster the growth of the Middle East and North Africa region by supporting the development of highly skilled and culturally knowledgeable individuals who are pursuing Masters’s degrees.
The Institute of International Education (IIE) is a non-profit organization that was established in 1919 with the goal of promoting international education and cultural exchange. It was founded by two American businessmen, Stephen Duggan and A. Barton Hepburn, who recognized the need for increased international understanding and cooperation. Initially, IIE’s focus was on sending American students to study abroad and bringing international students to study in the United States. In 1924, it established the Fulbright Program, which has since become one of the most prestigious international exchange programs in the world. Today, IIE continues to be a leading organization in the field of international education, with offices and programs in more than 140 countries around the world. Its mission remains focused on promoting international understanding and cooperation through educational and cultural exchange.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): The ExxonMobil Middle East and North Africa Scholars Program
Host Institution(s): Institute of International Education, USA
- Full tuition for the completion of a Master’s Degree in Geosciences
- Stipend for housing and living expenses
- Medical insurance
- Textbook and computer allowances
- Transportation to the U.S. at the inception and conclusion of the program, visa and academic support, and an intensive orientation program
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Master’s
Nationality: Students from Africa, the Middle East, and North African
Requirements and eligibility criteria for Fully Funded ExxonMobil Middle East and North Africa Scholars Program 2023:
To be eligible for the Fully Funded ExxonMobil Middle East and North Africa Scholars Program 2023, applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Applicants must be from the Middle East and North Africa.
- Applicants who will enroll in full-time programs at the institute.
- Applicants must have lived in the Middle East/North Africa for 15 years & be fluent in Arabic.
- Applicants who had a Bachelor’s degree by the program start date in Geoscience, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Math, or Geography.
- Applicants who are Citizens of Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, or the UAE.
Application Procedure for Fully Funded ExxonMobil Middle East and North Africa Scholars Program 2023 (How to apply);
An interested applicant who wants to apply for the Fully Funded ExxonMobil Middle East and North Africa Scholars Program 2023, must fulfill the requirements before submitting their application online.
Application Deadline: Ongoing
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