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American University of Beirut (AUB) Scholarship


American University of Beirut (AUB) and The MasterCard Foundation have partnered to provide scholarships to students at the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS).

This $9 million scholarship program will enable young adults who are sensitive to their communities’ concerns and proactive in their environment to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health or Medical Laboratory Sciences at AUB. In addition to full scholarships and living expenses, The MasterCard Foundation Scholars at AUB will benefit from intensive preparatory courses, mentoring, career counselling, and internships at institutions and organizations relevant to their field of study. A give-back component is incorporated into the program, which allows students to contribute to their communities through several volunteer projects and activities.


The MasterCard Foundation Scholars (Offline) will be offered:

  1. Full tuition scholarships

  2. Accommodation

  3. Books and computer

  4. Living expenses

  5. Medical insurance

  6. Intensive preparatory courses and SAT courses (as needed)

  7. Close supervision and academic support

  8. Community engagement opportunities


Graduate scholarships are open to:

  1. Nationals of Africa

  2. Nationals of Lebanon

  3. R efugee and displaced living in Lebanon

Undergraduate scholarships are open to nationals of Lebanon or refugee and displaced living in Lebanon

Selection: Selection and admission are based on:

  • Academic promise

  • Financial disadvantage

  • Leadership potential

  • Desire to give back and go back to one’s community


21st July 2023

Click here for more details.


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