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Kuwait Excellence Scholarships At Sciences Po for Kuwaiti Nationals

April 18, 2018

Kuwait Excellence Scholarships At Sciences Po for Kuwaiti Nationals

 This scholarship intends to support the next generation of leaders and experts from Kuwait who specialize in a variety of subjects, ranging from political science, law, economics, history & sociology.

Eligibility:

  • Nationals from Kuwait.
  • Applicants must be first-time degree-seeking students in France.
  • Applicants must have:
    • Submitted a full application to Sciences Po (including all supporting documents and references) via the Sciences Po Admissions Portal
    • Applied to any of the 7 graduate schools at Sciences Po, in any two-year Master’s programs*
  • Students applying to either a dual degree program or one-year Master’s program are not eligible.

* Please note that only applicants successfully admitted to Sciences Po will be considered for the scholarship.


Conditions and Requirements:

  • This scholarship is intended to cover tuition fees; 12,500 Euros per year (i.e. 25,000 Euros for the two years of study).
  • The scholarship is offered for the entire length of study at Sciences Po on the condition of sufficient academic performance (top 50% of the class) in their first year of study. Students who do not meet this requirement will have their scholarship withdrawn the second year.
  • Based on the application, the scholarship is dependent on the awardees completing their defined course of study at Sciences Po. A change in the Master’s program will lead to withdrawal of the scholarship. Scholarships are offered to students who are planning to start their studies in the upcoming academic year, and may not be deferred.

More Info

Website: http://www.sciencespo.fr/kuwait-program/

Email: Program.kuwait@sciencespo.fr 

Eligible 2-year Master’s programs offered in English at Sciences Po*:

School of Management & Innovation

  • Master in Economics and Business
  • Master in Communication, Media and Creative Industries

Paris School of International Affairs (PSIA)

  • Master in International Security
  • Master in International Public Management
  • Master in International Economic Policy
  • Master in International Development
  • Master in Human Rights and Humanitarian Action
  • Master in Environmental Policy
  • Master in International Energy

School of Public Affairs

  • Master in European Affairs
  • Master in Public Policy

School of Journalism:

  • Master in Journalism and International Affairs
  • Master in Journalism

Law School:

  • Master in Economic Law

Urban School:

  • Master in Governing the Large Metropolis
  • Master of Urban and Regional Policies and Strategies

Doctoral School

  • Master in Economics

* Additional 2-year Master’s programs not mentioned above and offered only in French are also eligible for the Kuwait Excellence Scholarship: Finance and Strategy, Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources, Marketing and Market Research, Innovation and Digital Transformation, Judicial and Legal Careers, History, Law, Political Science, and Sociology.