Its objective is to support academically qualified and economically disadvantaged students by providing graduate study and organized research that furthers the professionalization of emerging leaders and proposes local solutions to shared problems.
The program will equip students with the professional qualifications and experience needed to advance knowledge and contribute to the achievement of socially relevant outcomes through organized graduate study and research that furthers the professionalization of merging leaders and proposes local solutions to shared problems at U.S. accredited institutions of higher learning based in the MENA region.
Degrees in medicine or law will not be supported under this program.
Students must be citizens of Algeria, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Syria, Tunisia, or Yemen. U.S. citizens and Green Card holders are not eligible for the program.