American University of Beirut

Nationals of countries below are eligible to apply to any of the GPHP degrees


Regional Graduate Scholarship

​​​​​Pursue your higher education in public health at FHS with a partial or full scholarship!!!

A limited number of partial or full scholarships are av​ailable to students from the Arab region interested in the MPH and MS programs at the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS).


  • Applicants can only be considered for scholarship once they are accepted on a regular basis in the GPHP program.

  • Applicants can only be considered for scholarship if they have passed the English Language Proficiency Requirement (ELPR) by achieving the required score​ on either EEE, TOEFL or IELTS.

  • Scholarships are awarded to applicants for the fall semester of every academic year. Scholarships are not awarded for mid-year admissions
  • Scholarships are awarded to new students admitted into the GPHP. Currently enrolled GPHP students are not eligible for scholarship.
  • Scholarship applicants should be citizens/nationals of the Arab region (Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya Arab Jamahiriya, Mauritania, Morocco, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, or Yemen).

Selection criteria:

Scholarship applicants are evaluated and scored based on the criteria below:

  • Commitment to service in public health in the region.

  • Relevance of work experience to public health or related fields

  • Duration of work experience

  • Local need for public health graduates in the country of the applicant​

About the Scholarship

The Regional Graduate Scholarship is available to applicants to the following three degrees:

  •  Master of​ Pub​​lic Health (MPH) with 3 areas of concentration:

    • Epidemiology and Biostatistics (EPBS)

    • Health Promotion and Community Health (HPCH)

    • Health Management and Policy (HMP)

  • Master of Science in Epidemiology (MS EPID)

  • Master of Science in Environmental Sciences - Major in Environmental Health (MS EH)​

How to Apply

The scholarship application form is part of the AUB online graduate application, under the financial aid section

Interested students who meet the selection criteria must first submit a complete AUB graduate application online, which includes the scholars​hip application under the financial aid section.

Contact us

Graduate Public Health Program (GPHP)


Tel: 00961 1 374374

Fax: 00961 1 744470​

Mailing Address

Am​erican University of Beirut

Van Dyck Building

PO Box 11-0236

Riad El-Solh Beirut, 1107 2020, Lebanon​​​

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