Awards and Scholarships

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Washington and Lee University: John M. Gunn International Scholarship

Washington and Lee University welcomes applicants for the John M. Gunn International Scholarship for Visiting Students.

Through the Gunn Scholarship, eligible students are invited to spend one year at W&L to augment the major studies in which they are engaged at their home institutions. The scholarship pays the full tuition, room, board, and transportation costs for one year. 

Gunn scholars may come from any academic discipline, but preference is given to students who will focus their work in our Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics.

To know more about John M. Gunn International Scholarship's eligibility, requirements and application instructions, kindly visit Gunn's Scholarship website.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 17, 2019.  For more information, contact Hunter Swanson at​​

​​​​​​​The International Parliamentary Scholarship Programme (IPS) for Arab countries

The International Parliamentary Scholarship Programme (IPS) for Arab countries of the German Bundestag grants young and talented Arab graduates the opportunity to get to know the German parliamentary system during a one-month programme in September 2018. The programme is intended for talented Arab graduates who are interested in politics and who are keen to play an active role in promoting core democratic values in their home countries. The one-month programme, including a one-week internship in a Member’s constituency, is intended to bring German politics closer to the participants.
The applicants should be under the age of 35 at the start of the scholarship, politically engaged, graduated from university, and proficient in German. The admission period for the International Parliamentary Scholarship for Arab countries 2019 expires on 31st January 2019. All applications are to be send to the German diplomatic representation of the applicant’s home country.
For more information on the IPS, the application procedure and access to the application forms please click here.

The National University of Singapore - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

LKY School offers master degree programmes in public policy for professionals who are at different stages of their career.  Scholarship opportunities are available to AUB students.To apply for ​the scholarship, students must submit an application to OIP by November 11,2018.

Once students apply: 
  • The list of applicants will be shared with the students' faculty 
  • Students will be nominated by their faculty selection committee. 
  •  AUB will convey the list of nominees to NUS-LKY who will contact nominees for further assessment and assistance with their application. 
Note the following:
  • AUB’s nominees’ applications need to go through assessment by the NUS-LKY Admissions Committee
  • Scholarships are awarded on merit​ for shortlisted candidates
  • Eligibility for MIA and MPP: Students graduating no later than Spring 2019 or students who have already graduated. 


Master in International Affairs For persons with outward-looking and passionate about understanding the transformations taking place in Asia and across the world, they offer 2-year Master in International Affairs (MIA). Fresh Graduates and students expecting to graduate in Spring 2019 are welcome to apply.

Master in Public Policy 
For young professionals with 2 to 5 years of work experience, the 2-year Master in Public Policy (MPP) is a suitable programme. Fresh Graduates and students expecting to graduate in Spring 2019 are welcome to apply. ​​​

​The Darmasiswa Indonesian Scholarship​​

The Darmasiswa Indonesian Scholarship is a one-year non-degree scholarship program to study Indonesian language, arts, music and crafts. Participants may choose one of 54 different universities located in myriad cities in Indonesia. Click here for more information. ​

The Chevening Scholarship

Chevening applications open for scholastic year 2019-20: One year master's degree at any university in the UK (fully funded)
Are you Lebanese or a Palestinian residing in Lebanon? Do you have ambition, leadership potential, and a strong academic background? You could be studying for a master's degree in the UK on a fully-funded Chevening Scholarship.  Applications for Chevening is now open, deadline November 6, 2018. To find out if you are eligible to apply, please visit    

The Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program​

The Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program is a new university-wide, global, postgraduate fellowship at Stanford University. Each Knight-Hennessy Scholar will receive full funding to pursue a postgraduate degree at Stanford in any field of study - from PhDs in arts, education, engineering, humanities, or social sciences to professional degrees in business, law, or medicine. About 2/3 of the Knight-Hennessy Scholars will be international citizens, from all around the world. We hope Lebanon will be a key source of talented students. Click here for more information.

DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Scholarships

  • The DAAD and other German organizations scholarships are available for graduate and PhD students. Click here for more information.
  • “University Summer Courses offered in Germany for Foreign Students and Graduates “ is open for applicants. This programme aims to help students and graduates improve their knowledge of German (general language, special language) and their cultural knowledge of the country. Applications are open to students enrolled in Bachelor's and Master's degree programmes in any subject area. Bachelor students must have completed at least two academic years at the start of the scholarship period. 

    The grant holder must be at least 18 years old when he/she starts the funded stay. Applicants must be registered at a university of one of the programme-related countries (except Germany) at the time their funded stay begins.
    Applicants must be able to follow lectures in German and collaborate in teams therefore, applicants must provide proof of a minimum language level of B1.
    The courses run for at least 18 teaching days (max. 5 days/week, excluding days of arrival and departure) with a minimum of 25 hours of teaching a week. For more information click here.
    ​Please note the deadline is December 1, 2018

The Rhodes Scholarships

The Rhodes Scholarships are postgraduate awards supporting exceptional students from around the world to study at the University of Oxford. The Rhodes is the oldest and perhaps the most prestigious international scholarship program in the world, which aims to nurture public-spirited leaders for the world's future. They are based at Rhodes House, Oxford. Click here for more information.

The Undergraduate Awards (UA) 

The Undergraduate Awards provides top performing students with the support, network and opportunities they require to raise their profiles and further their career paths, as well as coming to Dublin for an all-expenses-paid trip to receive their medal.​ Click here form more information.

Korean Government Scholarship Information from Chung-Ang University, South Korea

Students can have an opportunity to continue their further studies at Chung-Ang University through Korean Government Scholarship Program(KGSP). To provide international students with opportunities to conduct advanced studies in undergraduate and graduate programs at higher educational institutions in the Republic of Korea in order to promote international exchanges in education and mutual friendship between countries. Scholarship covers whole tuition fee and a monthly stipend.Click here for more information.