This program is sponsored annually by Orascom Construction PLC through Sawiris Foundation for Social Development and implemented with the American Mid-East Educational & Training Services, Inc. (AMIDEAST). Since 2001, the program has been providing full tuition scholarships for Egyptian students to pursue their bachelor’s degree at prestigious universities in the United States such as Harvard, Stanford, Chicago, and Pennsylvania in the fields of Economics, Political Science, Engineering, Finance, and Management.
Country: United States of America
|Activity||Period of Implementation|
|Scholarship official announcement||1st of October of each year|
|Personal interviews & Selection of semi-finalists||End of October of each year|
|notification to selected scholars||1st of November of each year|
|program orientation||End of November of each year|
|Construction Award||1st of July of each year|
|Pre-departure orientation||End of July of each year|
|Departure of awarded recipients to the United States||August to september of each year|
For inquiries, please contact: OSSP@amideast.org Or Contact AMIDEAST on 19263
Application procedures, including scholarship application form and other necessary documents, are handled by AMIDEAST. For more information, please check their website: https://apply.amideast.org/Orascom_UG/default.aspx
The selection committee of this program includes representatives from Orascom Construction PLC, and AMIDEAST along with academic consultants.
The scholarship covers university fees, health insurance, educational materials, living allowance and travel expenses.
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