Arab American Scholarships

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First 10 Arab American scholarships:
Hooked To Books Scholarship New!
 
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
December 22
- Participant: all current and future college students who are 15 years old or older from worldwide; - Language of the essay: English (in academic or non-academic style); - Format: Word Doc or PDF; - Submission: Email to scholarships@hookedtobooks.com with the subject line of "Scholarship Application" and the following information in the body of the submission email: full name, contact address, phone number, where the participant are currently attending or planning to attend school, whether it will be ok if the essay is published at our blog; - Only one (1) submission per student is allowed.
Contact:
Hooked to Books 109 Morgan Street Logan West Virginia 25601 E-mail: michelle@hookedtobooks.com Url: https://www.hookedtobooks.com/scholarship/
American Mideast Leadership Network (AMLN) Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000-$3000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Contact
Be of Arab heritage Be a U.S. Citizen or a legal permanent resident with permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 (not expired). Be a high school senior or undergraduate/graduate student enrolled full-time in a degree-seeking program at an accredited U.S. college or university in the Tri state area (New York, New Jersey and Connecticut). Undergraduate and Graduate students applying must have earned at least 12 credits at a U.S. accredited college or university. Have and maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale (or 4.00 on a 5.00 scale). Be active in their local Arab American community.
Contact:
P.O. Box 2156 Long Island City, NY 11102 (347) 924-9674 (917) 591-2177 info@amln.org If you have any questions or concerns about higher education, or if you need assistance with your own applications, feel free to make an appointment with our Education Coordinator, who can be reached at: fernando@amln.org 347-924-9674
Al Muammar Scholarships for Journalism
 
Amount:
$5000
Awards:
4
Deadline:
The scholarship has been suspended, please check back for future opportunities and awards.
Open to Arab-American college students majoring in journalism. Also, open to college seniors admitted to a graduate degree program in journalism.
Contact:
Valerie Smith Scholarship Administrator 1600 K Street NW Suite 600 Washington, DC 20006 Phone: 202-429-9210 Fax: 202-429-9214 or e-mail: usmith@aaiusa.org Website: www.aaiusa.org
The Arab Star Scholarships
 
Amount:
$3,000 per year and work training at The Arab Star
Awards:
2
Deadline:
Contact
The Arab Star, a Dallas based Arab and Muslim newspaper with an estimated readership of 50,000, is offering two annual scholarships to high school or college students who will major in Journalism. Each scholarship will be worth $3,000 per year and it includes work training at The Arab Star.
Contact:
Mr. Aziz Shihab 811 South Central Expressway, Suite 411 Richardson, TX 75080 (214) 348-1681 fax: (214) 348-1310 staraziz@aol.com
Rachel Corrie Scholarship Program (PAWA)
 
Amount:
-Travel to and from Birzeit, Palestine -Tuition and application processing fees -Some living expenses, -Small amount for books and supplies.
Awards:
1
Deadline:
April, Contact for 2017 Information
- Local female university student (Southern California) - At least 18 years of age - Previous experience in community and/or campus activism - Academic achievement - Minimum 3.0 gpa - Involvement in extracurricular activities and volunteer opportunities are a plus.
ISNA Dr. Abdulmunim A. Shakir Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
20
Deadline:
Contact
Open to Muslim Americans who are entering freshman year in college. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA or higher. Any major/field of study. Selection criteria is based on leadership and volunteer experience and academic achievement.
Contact:
Nida Saleem ISNA Scholarship Program Phone: (317) 204-0930 Fax: (317) 839-1840 scholarship@isna.net Website: www.isna.net
Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Scholarship Program
 
Amount:
$60,000 ($15,000 x 4 years)
Awards:
5
Deadline:
Contact
This program is unique as the IDB scholarship is a grant from the IDB to the Muslim community and is offered as an interest-free loan to the students, to be refunded in easy installments, for the future use of other needy students in the community. Five scholarships of $15,000 each year for four years will be awarded to Muslim students in the fields of any Medicine group (Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Veterinary Medicine), or Engineering group (all Engineering fields including Computer and Communications Engineering), Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry and Food Technology based on merit, academic achievement, and demonstrated financial need. ELIGIBILITY: High school diploma or G.E.D. with strong grades in Language (English or French) and Science subjects Demonstrated financial need and inability to pay education expenses Not in receipt of any other scholarship Must be willing to repay the loan (in easy installments) to a local Education Trust or registered body/organization in the country named by the IDB after the completion of their studies and gainful employment.
Contact:
ISNA Scholarship Program Phone: (317) 204-0930 Fax: (317) 839-1840 scholarship@isna.net Url: www.isna.net/events/ Special- Announcement/ Islamic- Develoment- Bank- Scholarship- Program.aspx
Carlton Fields Wm. Reece Smith, Jr. Diversity Scholarships
 
Amount:
A paid position in the summer associate program and a $5,000 scholarship.
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
For 2017 deadlines, please check back December 1, 2016.
Carlton Fields sponsors the Wm. Reece Smith, Jr. Diversity Scholarships, named in honor of William Reece Smith, Jr., the firm's late chair emeritus and a champion of diversity. Each year, through the scholarships, two qualifying first-year law students receive paid positions in our summer associate program and $5,000. Eligible applicants will have: diverse backgrounds, including ethnicity, race, gender, sexual orientation, culture, or disabilities; good standing as first-year law students at ABA-accredited law schools; academic and other achievements that demonstrate great promise for a successful legal career; aspirations to practice law in a highly-focused but collegial setting; and, demonstrated leadership abilities, and excellent writing and interpersonal skills. Eligible applicants must submit the following: online application; resume; and, personal statement describing background and interests the applicant would bring to our summer associate program and why applicant believes he/she is a strong scholarship candidate. Official transcripts and references may be requested at a later date.
Contact:
Naila Townes Ahmed Director of Legal Talent Management E: nahmed@carltonfields.com T: 813.229.4172 100 South Ashley Drive Suite 400 Tampa, Florida 33602-5300 www.carltonfields.com/diversity-scholarships/
The Center for Global Understanding (CFGU) Scholarships for Muslim American Students
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
20
Deadline:
Contact
The Center for Global Understanding has partnered with The Washington Center (TWC) to offer financial assistance to the students above and beyond what is available through TWC's regular funding sources. The Washington Center is able to offer selected students financial assistance from a number of private sources. All of the awards listed below are competitive in nature. The Center for Global Understanding Scholarships for Muslim American Students: We invite Muslim American Students to apply for these scholarships. Students are placed in a broad range of internships according to their academic and professional interests, and may enroll in any of the Washington Center programs. For more information please contact us at scholarship@cfgu.us. Diversity Leaders, Civic Engagement, and International Leaders Awards: The Washington Center invites eligible student leaders to apply for these awards. Recipients are chosen competitively on the basis of their academic performance and leadership in relevant settings (college or university, community, service organization, and the like) as reflected in their TWC application, and on their resume. Students are placed in a broad range of internships according to their academic and professional interests, and may enroll in any Washington Center program. Some of the awards are: Diversity Leaders Award: $3,000 housing financial assistance Civic Engagement Award: $1,000 housing financial assistance International Leaders Award: $5,695 Honor Scholarships: Students interested in any of the Honors Scholarships should submit their application by the Competitive Deadline. In the Competitive Awards section of the application, students must indicate interest in applying for any of these awards.
Contact:
Address: 640 Maple Avenue, Torrance, Ca 90503 Phone: 310-947-2558 Fax: 310-787-7350 Email: info@cfgu.us internship@cfgu.us scholarship@cfgu.us Website: www.centerforglobalunderstanding.org
F.M. Jabara Scholarship - Polytechnic University
 
Amount:
$7000-$10000
Awards:
7
Deadline:
Contact
Must be of Arab descent. Scholarship is sponsored by the Jacobs Family Foundation. You can request consideration for these scholarships when you send in your application. Decisions are made in January or February as applications come in.
Contact:
Office of Admissions 6 Metrotech Center Brooklyn, NY 11201 (718) 260-3100 admitme@poly.edu www.poly.edu/finaid/scholarships.cfm