Focusing on promoting stability and prosperity in the region, US-Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) supports partnerships through projects that have the ability to respond to emerging opportunities through field-driven, evidence-based, and results-oriented projects
The Tomorrow's Leaders Program (TL) is an initiative of the United States Department of State US-Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) that supports capable and highly motivated young scholars from underserved backgrounds in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region by providing a fully funded undergraduate (MEPI-TLU, MEPI-TLS and MEPI-TLP projects) and graduate (MEPI-TLG project) level academic matriculation, civic education, and leadership development. The full-coverage scholarship aims at investing in Arab youth's unexplored capacity and strengthening their leadership skills to become drivers of change and catalyze social progress in their home community. Moreover, MEPI-TL program aims at advancing and deepening the students' awareness of gender equality's challenges and solutions.
The MEPI-TL program also offers a demonstrated pipeline conducive to gainful employment to currently enrolled TL students and helps students link with potential employers to maximize their employability mainly in their home countries answering TL main mission: Help youth in the MENA region to be agents of change in their community.
In partnership with the U.S Department of State, four MEPI projects are currently available at AUB under the Tomorrow's Leaders umbrella.
To learn more about these programs and their eligibilities, click on the cards below.