Students who are seeking to earn a B.Sc degree in Environmental Health or Medical Laboratory Sciences should take in consideration the offered proposed by The American University of Beirut in conjunction with The MasterCard Foundation. The offers is available to undergraduate students studying a course in the Faculty of Health Sciences. This scholarship is primarily made to encourage applicants who are concerned about their environment and wish to participate by contributing positively to their environment. With this scholarship, they can be better equipped and be able to effectively contribute immensely to their environment.
Eligible Course of Study
As recipients of this scholarship, students are eligible to study the following courses at the American University of Beirut.
- Environmental Health
- Medical Laboratory Sciences
Benefits of The Scholarship
When students qualify for this scholarship, they are then entitled to the following benefits:
- Full Tuition fees will be paid throughout the period of their course duration.
- Their Living expenses will be taken care of.
- As scholars, they will also participate in intensive preparatory courses.
- They will undergo mentoring and career counseling.
- Recipients of this scholarship will undergo internship programs at organizations which are relevant to their various field of study.
- They will also be given free books and computer.
- As a scholar in this scholarship program, they will be medically insured.
- They will enjoy full academic support.
It should also be noted that a give back program is included in this scholarship in form of volunteer projects and several other activities.
Eligibility of Candidate
- Candidate must be nationals from Lebanon, displaced persons in Lebanon, or refugees living in Lebanon.
- Applicant must be Academically sound.
- Applicant must show the desire to give back to the community, and also possess leadership skills.
- Interested applicants must show that they are financially unable to sponsor their education without the help of this scholarship.
How To Apply For This Scholarship
Students must fill out the application form and present it in person to the Office of Admissions, American University of Beirut.