The ExxonMobil Middle East and North Africa Scholars Program is a scholarship program which provides select student leaders with a fully-funded scholarship towards the completion of a Master's or PhD degree. The scholarship covers tuition, insurance, housing, and books. Additionally, a monthly living stipend is provided for the duration of the scholarship program. This scholarship is funded by ExxonMobil and administered by the Institute of International Education (IIE).
The application is currently open to recent bachelor's program graduates, current seniors (graduating by June 2011) or current graduate students. Students can apply year round. Selection takes place after October and January deadlines. Applicants who have or will have completed a degree in the United States or Anglophone Canada will be exempt from the TOEFL requirement. Finalists will be invited to a short-course event in Istanbul, Turkey. Selected scholars will receive placement assistance for a university program in the United States.
The eligible countries (of citizenship) are:
Sponsored MS and PhD programs include:
Engineering, preference for Chemical, Mechanical, Electrical, and Civilthough others are welcome to apply
MBA (must have an engineering background)
Thank you for the information! I was just wondering how much time it takes to give a feedback to the applicants. One of my friends applied by the January 3 deadline and she still didn't get any news. do you have any idea? I know that the workshop in Turkey is taking place on the 18th of February.