The Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program is a private merit-based scholarship program established in 2000 by Orascom Construction as part of the company’s commitment to promoting excellence and achievement.
Application Deadline: 15th June, 2017
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: Egypt
To be taken at (country): USA
Fields of Study: Business Administration or Construction Management.
Eligibility: Candidates should:
- Possess GMAT score of 650 and above
- GRE score of 302 or above
- TOEFL iBT of 100 or above
- 3.5 minimum gpa or equivalent
- 3 years experience
- be Looking to earn master’s degree at one of the top universities in the US in the field of Business Administration or Construction Management
- be Involved in extracurricular activities (applicants should be able to provide proof of participation in extracurricular activities when required).
- Be Egyptian nationals, who are residents of Egypt (preference will not be given to dual nationality applicants)
Selection Criteria: : The Onsi Sawiris Scholarships will be awarded based on character and merit as demonstrated through academic excellence, extracurricular activities, and entrepreneurial initiative.
- Personal interviews at OC
- Notification of selected scholars
- Program orientation
Number of Awardees: Not specified
Value of Scholarship: The scholarships include full tuition, a living allowance, travel, books, Computer, Health Insurance, and Other Benefits.
How to Apply: Submit the Following:
- Application Form
- GMAT/GRE and TOFEL exam scores
- Statement of Purpose
- Reference Letter
It is important to go through the application instructions on the Scholarship Webpage before applying.
Award Provider: Orascom Construction (OC)
- The Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program is only granted to the list of endorsed universities provided in the “Approved Universities” section of the application.
- Selection as a nominee for the Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program does not guarantee university acceptance. Applicants will be supported in applying for these universities. If nominated for the scholarship; the Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program award will be made once university acceptance is obtained.