The Graduate School of Arts and Science of New York University invites applications for the Falak Sufi Scholarships awarded by the master’s program in Near Eastern Studies at the Kevorkian Center. International applicants are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
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Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing a master degree program.
Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in Near Eastern Studies at the Kevorkian Center.
Worth of Award
For 2017–18, the scholarship includes an academic-year stipend (a minimum of $26,855), tuition, student health insurance, and registration and services fees for up to two years, provided that academic standards of the Graduate School and the graduate program are met.
The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:
- Candidates for the master’s program in Near Eastern Studies are eligible to apply, including applicants to the program’s joint degree with Journalism, the concentration with Museum Studies, and the business track.
- The Falak Sufi Scholarship is to honour her memory and to support students from countries with a majority Islamic population in South Asia who might not otherwise be able to obtain a graduate education. These students, preferably female, will be enrolled in the two-year master’s program in Near Eastern Studies.
How to Apply
Application information for all potential students to the master’s program in Near Eastern Studies can be found online in the GSAS Application Resource Center. The online application for admission is also the application for all Graduate School financial aid.
Deadline: The application deadline for fall 2017 admission is January 4, 2017.