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Scholarships

​​If you are a high achiever, Effat University wants to help you accomplish everything you possibly can as a student in Effat University. One of the ways we do this is through a variety of scholarships. Applicants from all nationalities are considered for all awards. Most awards are for academic achievement, while others go to talented athletes, performers and artists. The available scholarships are currently limited to cover the tuition and nothing else of the services for the students.

Being Effat University Scholar means you are Effat University Ambassador of Academic Excellence

Applicants who are granted a scholarship will sign a contract with Effat University indicating the scholarship grant allocated towards graduation. The following conditions apply:

  • The grant covers all credit hours required to graduation
  • The grant covers registration in regular and summer semesters
  • The student must maintain the cumulative grade point average (cum GPA) specified in the contract
  • The student must earn her degree from Effat University
  • In case of withdraw, the student will have to re-imbrues all the amounts used up to the date of withdrawal
  • The student may not change the chosen major
  • The student must remain in good disciplinary standing at the University

Scholarship Programs at Effat University include

IQRA Scholarships

Effat University offers a range of scholarships awarded to students with exceptional academic excellence in their previous education (high school for applicants to undergraduate programs and undergraduate or Masters for applicants to graduate programs). Scholarship awards may cover full tuition or a specified amount.  The University selects scholars through a competition. While we make every effort to support academic excellence, we do not have sufficient funds to assist all eligible contestants. Contestants with the strongest academic records receive priority consideration for available funds.

For announcements, please visit Effat University Competition.

Documents required for application to Effat University Annual Scholarship Competition are the same as those required for application to the University in addition to a portfolio of achievements and areas of academic excellence.

For information on required documents, please visit Effat Admissions and visit Deanship of Graduate Studies and Research

Merit Awards

Merit-based awards are for continuing students only and are renewable toward graduation, provided the student maintains the cumulative grade point average (cum GPA) at the end of each semester as specified in the award contract, and remain in good disciplinary standing at the University.

Ministry of Education (MOE) Scholarships

The Ministry of Education grants scholarships to Saudi students studying at Effat University who have been on MoE Scholarship Program prior to the academic year 2015/2016. The scholarship is renewable toward graduation provided the student meets the Ministry's criteria and eligibility requirements.

Talent Scholarships

Effat University has several kinds of talent-based scholarships open to applicants to graduate and undergraduate programs. Academic excellence is a requirement but achievements outside the classroom make the difference. Areas of interest include but are not limited to athletics, entrepreneurial skills, filmmaking, green environment, creative writing, innovation, and design. EU funded awards may cover full tuition or a specified amount. Documents required for application to Effat University talent-based scholarships are the same as those required for application to the University in addition to a portfolio of exceptional skills.  While we make every effort to help talented students pursue their education, we do not have sufficient funds to assist all eligible applicants. Students with the strongest academic records receive priority consideration for available funds.

For information on required documents, please visit Effat Admissions and visit Deanship of Graduate Studies and Research

Field of Study Scholarships

These awards follow the specifications of the granting individual or institution and are awarded to students who intend to pursue their career in a specific area/company. The Field of Study Scholarships are open to applicants to graduate and undergraduate programs. The student must submit a portfolio of work she accomplished so far and an essay on the career she's planning to pursue to pursue and why. Accomplished work should be closely related to the company/institution offering the scholarship. While we make every effort to match students with potential sponsors, we cannot guarantee scholarship for all eligible applicants. Students with the strongest records receive priority consideration for available scholarships.

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