(The Arab Star, a Dallas based Arab and Muslim newspaper with an estimated readership of 50,000, is offering two annual scholarships to high school or college students who will major in journalism. Each scholarship will Each scholarship will be worth $3,000 per year and it includes work training at The Arab Star.)
Greater Detroit Interfaith Roundtable
Christine Reed, Coordinator
150 West Boston Boulevard
PO Box 2249
Detroit, MI 48202
An annual essay contest sponsored by American Arabic and Jewish Friends. Arab American and Jewish high school juniors and seniors in the Detroit area are paired up to write essays.
The International Institute of Flint
Horatio and Freda Parmelee Scholarship
515 Stevens Street
Flint, MI 48502
For full-time juniors and seniors at a Michigan college. Studies should focus on international studies, a foreign language, ethnic studies, international communications, or overseas trade.
Supports the academic and technical training of Lebanese scholars in over 32 major fields of study. Thousands of Lebanese have pursued studies in over 300 universities and colleges in the United States and Canada through the active sponsorship by and support of the Hariri Foundation.
Hassan Mustafa Abdallah Memorial Scholarship
P.O. Box 2473
Bridgeview, IL 60455
National Arab American Medical Association Foundation
Applicants are invited for postgraduate studies of the Middle East at Exeter University. Awarded annually to a graduate student, Arab or British, who must be prepared to undertake full-time research on an approved Middle East Subject, preferably, but not essentially, for the Degree of M.Phil or PhD.
Provides financial support for students and scholars of Islamic culture. Applicants must have completed at least a B.A. degree and have been accepted for graduate study or an apprenticeship at an accredited university or institution. Since part of the available funds are zakat monies, it should be noted that scholarships and research funded by such monies are open only to Muslims.
Offers a number of partial or, exceptionally, full-cost scholarships annually to enable graduates to pursue a course of taught postgraduate study or, exceptionally, of postgraduate research in subjects to be considered on their merits at universities or other institutions in the United Kingdom. The scholarships are open to citizens of member states of the Arab League.
Muslim Women's Association of Washington, DC
attn: Dr. Najat Arafat Khelil
11209 Hunt Club Drive
Potomac, MD 20854
(301) 983-0405 or (202) 362-3970
Fax (301) 469-6303 firstname.lastname@example.org
Assists any female Muslim student who is full time, has financial need, demonstrates academic ability, enrolls in at least one course of Islamic studies if offered by the university. Priority is given to U.S. residents especially those in the D.C. area.