American Univesity of Beirut

​​​​​​​​​​​​Scholarship in Agriculture, Food and Environment (SAFE) for Undergraduate Students

​​​The Faculty of Agricultural & Food Sciences (FAFS) is proud to announce its Scholarship in Agriculture, Food and Environment (SAFE). It is a program to support the undergraduate studies of our best FAFS students,

This exceptional scholarship is paid annually for the duration of the recipient's FAFS-AUB degree (3-4 years).

SAFE scholarship program will use generous donor support and matching funding to offer 20 merit-based scholarships of selected high performing grade 12 students with high SAT composite scores and academic grades, accepted to one of FAFS undergraduate programs.

SAFE will help ensure the student's success every step of the wat through financial support, mentoring and advising, hands on learning, community service, and career counseling.

It will help ensure that the most gifted high school students in Lebanon and the region can boldly aspire to join the next cohort of FAFS students in Agriculture, Food and Environment, and become the future leaders of their communities.

 

Prospective students should apply for the SAFE Scholarship by submitting the online application.

For more information, please refer to the FAQs below.

Click here to download PDF fly​er – English & Arabic

 

​FAQs:​

How do I apply to this scholarship?

You can find the application to the Scholarship here

Application is for Fall 2020-2021 or Spring 2020-2021 academic year

 

What is the deadline for applying to the scholarship?

The deadline for application is:

  • For the Fall Semester: April 30
  • For the Spring Semester: December 15

 

I already applied to AUB, can I still qualify?

Yes, since there is no application specific for this scholarship. If you have already applied to financial aid, you can still apply for the SAFE Scholarship.

 

Are there any school grade requirements?

Your school grades will be considered for acceptance to the Agriculture Major as part of the regular AUB admissions process. Refer to here​ for “Requirements"

 

What does this scholarship cover?

The scholarship covers either three or four years of full tuition at FAFS|AUB. Performance will be monitored to ensure that recipients continue to retain a good academic standing throughout the period covered. Students who do not maintain good academic standing may be dropped from the scholarship program.

 

How do I know if I am shortlisted?

You will be contacted either in June (for Fall Applications) or January (for Spring Applications) if you have been shortlisted and you will be called for an interview.


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