This scholarship, managed by Newton Education Services, offers a number of fully funded and partial scholarships for Arab women looking to pursue a masters degree in various fields, for  up to two years. Upon graduation, scholarship recipients are required to work within the MENA region and/or projects related to the MENA region for a minimum of one year.

MBC Al Amal is proud to announce the commencement of the first round of the Soraya Al Salti Scholarship.

Course level: Masters

Award Providers: Newton Education Services on behalf of MBC Al Amal.

Eligible Countries: MENA countries


Eligibility Criteria: 

  • Female national of the MENA region
  • Candidates must hold a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from an accredited academic institution
  • Demonstrate excellent professional and academic record
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills (extracurricular activities, community development or entrepreneurial initiative)
  • A minimum of two years of work experience and/or significant community service-related activities.
  • 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) on the TOEFL, or 7 for the IELTS.
  • Depending on the field of study, candidates may be required to sit for the GRE or GMAT exam

Number of Awards: Not specified

Value and Duration of Award: Full or partial tuition and/or living expenses coverage for a maximum of two years.

Method of Application: 

Interested candidates are encouraged to download the application and fill in all the required fields then mail your hard copy application and required documents to Newton Education Services.

Scholarship Application Deadline: 31st August, 2017 Thursday at 5.00 p.m. (Cairo Local Time)

For more info, visit Scholarship Link

Important Notes: Please note that the Soraya Al Salti Scholarship candidates must apply to, and be accepted at, one of the programs the candidate mentions in his/her application form. Applications to the universities will be applied to separately after the candidate has been selected for the scholarship. Being shortlisted for the Soraya Al Salti Scholarship does not guarantee acceptance at the universities of choice.