100% Yousriya Loza-Sawiris Masters Scholarships For Egyptian Citizens To Study In USA, 2017

100% Yousriya Loza-Sawiris Masters Scholarships For Egyptian Citizens To Study In USA, 2017

The  Scholarship is a fully-funded scholarship programme designed for students from Egypt seeking to earn a Master’s Degree in Development Practice (MDP) from the Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota, USA.


  • Egyptian national

  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a well-reputed academic institution in a related field of study

  • Satisfy the entry requirements into the academic MDP program

  • Demonstrate excellent professional and academic track record

  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills (extracurricular activities/community work/entrepreneurial initiative)

  • Demonstrate inability to finance studies from own resources

  • While no specific experience or 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

  • Previous coursework in mathematics, statistics, and economics is recommended

  • English language proficiency is required. Valid TOEFL or IELTS exam scores with a minimum of 600 (paper-based), 250 (computer-based), 100 (internet-based, minimum 22 on each section), or 7 for the IELTS

  • MDP accepted Graduate Record Examination score (GRE). No specific score is required, however, Fall 2015 admitted students tested within average GRE Verbal Percentile: 68th and average GRE Quantitative Reasoning Percentile: 54th

Application Process

Interested and qualified candidates must submit two separate applications:   Scholarship application to be submitted to Newton Education Services,on behalf of SFSD.     Academic application to be submitted to the Humphrey School. 

Application Deadline

Deadline for submitting your complete scholarship package to Newton Education Services: October 22nd, 2016.
Deadline for submitting your completed application package to the Humphrey School: December 15th, 2016.

For more information, visit the official page.

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