The Raji & Fawzieh Sinn​​o Undergraduate Schola​rship in Agriculture​​​​​

​About the Scholarship
​Eligibility Criteria
​Documents Needed
​Application Information

Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

at the American University of Beirut


The Raji & Fawzieh Sinno Undergraduate Scholarship in Agriculture​

Academic Year 2018-2019​​

Deadline for Applications: March 1, 2018​


The scholarship is offered to outstanding needy students from the rural areas of North Lebanon having obtained their High School Degree (science track) and with a real interest in serving their community and the field of agriculture in Lebanon. It provides them with a life-changing opportunity to pursue their education in the Agriculture Program at the Facult​y of Agricultural & Food Sciences (FAFS) at AUB.​​​​

About the Scholarship​ 

The scholarship will cover all fees including: tuition, dorms, books & monthly stipend for a period of 4 years, as long as the student obtains a minimum cumulative average of 70/100 and complies with the rules and regulations of FAFS and AUB.​​

Eligibility Criteria​ 

  • Be a Lebanese national and a resident of rural areas of North Lebanon, specifically Akkar or Tripoli.​
  • Demonstrate high financial need.
  • Exhibit an interest in agriculture as well as evidence of commitment to the service of the agricultural community in North Lebanon.
  • Show good academic standing in the first and second secondary classes.
  • Score a minimum of 12/20 on the Lebanese Baccalaureate official exam or its equivalent.
  • ​Obtain a good score on SAT I.​

Documents Needed ​

  • Copy of identity card or Lebanese passport.
  • Official copy of transcripts of grades for the first and second secondary classes, with rank and class average.
  • Family civil status record issued within the previous three months.
  • Two recent passport size photos.
  • Proof of previous scholarship of financial aid (if applicable).
  • Certified copy of Lebanese Baccalaureate Certificate (when available).
  • Employment record for every working family member.
  • Certificate of residence.​​​​

Application Information​ ​

To apply to The Raji​ & Fawzieh Sinno Undergraduate Scholarship in Agriculture​​, please send your applications by March 1, ​2018 to​

Please fill & submit The Raji & Fawzieh Sinno Undergraduate Scholarship in Agriculture​ Questionnaires, in either Arabic or English​, along with your ​applications.​​

Contact Information:

  • Tel: 01-350000 Ext: 4421
  • Fax: 01-744460​