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IHE Delft Institute for Water Education

Qalaa Holdings Scholarship Foundation

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Multiple disciplines
Disciplines
50000 USD
Grant
Netherlands
Location
15 Apr 2025
Application deadline

About

IHE Delft Institute for Water Education is the largest international graduate water education facility in the world. Based in Delft, the Netherlands, IHE Delft confers fully accredited MSc degrees and PhD degrees in collaboration with Dutch partner universities.

Overview

Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

50,000 USD per year

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction
  • living expenses

Description

The Qalaa Holdings Scholarship Foundation was created in 2007, out of a strong will to contribute to national development by creating high-caliber professionals to help enhance Egypt’s growth in all sectors. The Foundation is funded by an endowment from Qalaa Holdings to grant academic scholarships for talented and promising young Egyptian men and women to pursue master's degrees abroad, such as the MSc in Water and Sustainable Development.

Applicable programmes

Benefits

The QHSF funds under two schemes: the full scholarship covering tuition and living expenses and the partial scholarship covering tuition only. The ceiling for tuition fees is 50,000 USD per annum.

Eligibility

  • Applicant must be under the age of 35.
  • Must be an Egyptian national and residing in Egypt.
  • Applicant must have a minimum of two years of work experience post-graduation.
  • Is planning to pursue his/her studies at one of the top universities abroad in their discipline of choice.
  • Must have been accepted at the university and program of interest.
  • Applicant must submit an unconditional acceptance letter (with the exception of a funding condition).
  • Excellent command of language of study. Good command of the English language.
  • Involvement with activities in civic, public or international affairs (NGOs, volunteer work, etc) will be an asset.
  • Must have a genuine financial need.
  • Not a beneficiary of any other partial scholarship or grants (with exception to waivers from the university of choice itself).
  • Upon completion of program, graduates must be committed to return to work in Egypt for a minimum of 2 years.
  • Military service status must be clear (for males).

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Multiple disciplines

Locations

Netherlands

Nationality

Egyptian

Study experience required

Bachelor

Age

Under 35

Application

Application deadline

15 Apr 2025

Your application package must include the following:

The Qalaa Holdings Scholarship application form.

Copy of letter of acceptance to University of choice;

Copy of (completed) application form submitted to university of choice;

An updated C.V.

Two reference letters;

Copy of Military Certificate (for Males only).

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