The Scholarships Welfare Office at Ain Shams University announces the second extension of the application period for the eighth announcement of the Higher Education Initiative Program for Graduate Studies for Professionals presented by the Central Department of Scholarships at the Ministry of Higher Education in cooperation with the United States Agency for International Development.
Application papers will be received until Thursday, June 9, 2022, instead of next Thursday, so that there is a greater opportunity for faculty members and the supporting body to benefit from these grants. Coordination has been made with the coordinators of the various colleges at the university to receive the application papers until June 9, 2022.
The “Higher Education Initiative for Graduate Studies Scholarships for Professionals” program comes in accordance with Agreement No. 263-289 signed between the US Agency for International Development and the Central Administration of Missions at the Ministry of Higher Education, which provides for scholarships for the purpose of raising the efficiency of Egyptian government institutions, universities, research centers, and limited places for the private sector. To contribute to national economic growth.
These scholarships are available to males, females and people with special needs.
Types of delegation in the program:
Grant for a post-doctoral assignment in the United States of America for a period of six months.
Grants for a full semester internship in the USA, from a minimum of three months to a maximum of four months.
* New and renewable energy.
* Desalination of water resources.
* Rare and modern engineering and technology sciences.
* Computer science and information technology.
* Life sciences.
* Agricultural and Nutritional Sciences.
* Business Science.
* Social, human and educational sciences.
End of the post-tide application period: June 9, 2022
These grants contribute to enhancing their professional skills and research capabilities necessary to improve and pursue their career path now and in the future.
For all the details of the grant and the criteria for progression, please visit the Ain Shams University website through the following link: