Journalism fellowship accepting candidates [Egypt]

Posted on Nov 05 in Basic Journalism

Egyptian students can apply for this fellowship to pursue a master's degree in journalism and mass communication at the American University in Cairo.

Yousef Jameel, working with the School of Global Affairs and Public Policy (GAPP), established the Yousef Jameel Public Leadership Program, with the overall objective of building the capacity of young competent Egyptian nationals in several areas.

Students must complete their master's degrees within a period of two and a half years including an optional semester as a study-abroad. The fellowship is subject to review every semester.

The organizers cover full tuitions, student services and activities fees, in addition to a monthly stipend and accommodation allowance for non-residents of Cairo.

Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 3.2.

The deadline is Feb. 1, 2019.