Yousriya Loza-Sawiris Scholarship for Studies in USA 2024 [Fully Funded]

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Yousriya Loza-Sawiris Scholarship for Studies in USA 2024 [Fully Funded]

The scholarship is administered by Newton Education Services on behalf of the Sawiris Foundation for Social Development and is aimed at supporting the educational advancement of successful students.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): Sawiris Foundation


Scholarship Type: Full Funding

Host Institution(s): Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota

Scholarship Worth: See Scholarship benefits

Number of Awards: Several


Study Level: Postgraduate (Masters)

Nationality: Egyptians



Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for the Yousriya Loza-Sawiris Scholarship 2024, applicants are to meet the following criteria:

  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a well-reputed academic institution in a related field.
  • Demonstrate a minimum of two years of work experience in the field of development.
  • Satisfy the entry requirements into the academic MDP program.
  • Demonstrate excellent professional and academic track record.
  • The scholarships are awarded based on financial need as well as merit and character demonstrated through academic excellence, extracurricular activities, and social behavior.
  • While no specific academic track is required, students with a strong liberal arts education background and sound quantitative and analytical skills will be best prepared for academic success at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs.
  • Egyptian nationals residing in Egypt (preference will not be given to dual nationality holders).
  • Previous coursework in mathematics, statistics, and economics is recommended.
  • English language proficiency is required. Valid TOEFL or IELTS, exam date should be within two years of the graduate program start. Minimum required scores: 100 ( TOEFL internet–based, minimum 22 on each section), or 7 (IELTS, minimum 7 on each team).

Scholarship Benefits

  • Full tuition
  • Living expenses
  • Travel and health insurance

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the Yousriya Loza-Sawiris Scholarship must complete an online application and provide the necessary documents by the deadline.

Document requirements:

  • Completed application form including the personal statement
  • Copy of valid passport ID page
  • Copy of the National ID
  • Copy of the National ID of the guarantor (the guarantor is the person who signs the contract with the accepted student. This person could be his/her father, mother, sister, or brother. The guarantor’s role is to ensure that the student is fulfilling his/her commitments.)
  • Updated resume
  • All undergraduate and graduate (if applicable) transcripts
  • TOEFL/IELTS score
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • One personal photo
  • HR letter from current employer including salary/salary slip or a bank statement in case of unemployment.

Application Deadline: October 12, 2023


How To Apply

Click Here To Apply for the Yousriya Loza-Sawiris Scholarship for Studies in USA 2024 [Fully Funded].


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