External Distinction MA Scholarship
The External Distinction MA Scholarship is designed to recognize and support exceptional students embarking on their graduate journey at AAU. This merit-based award is tailored for high-achieving individuals who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance at institutions other than AAU.
|Purpose||To recognize and support top-performing graduates from non-AAU institutions entering a graduate program|
|Eligibility||The scholarship is exclusively available to newly admitted students who have graduated in the top 5% of undergraduate graduates or as the best graduate at a university other than AAU. This is evidenced by a certificate from their school as part of the AAU admissions process|
|Benefits||Offers a 50% tuition discount for the first academic year at AAU|
|Application Procedure||Applicants must apply for the scholarship during admission by indicating their interest to the Admissions Department. The department will provide the necessary information and guidelines for submitting the scholarship application|
|Duration||Applicable for the first academic year, regardless of the number of credit hours|
|Retention||Recipients of the scholarship must commit to remaining enrolled at AAU for a minimum period of two consecutive academic years.|
|Repayment||Scholarship funds must be reimbursed if the recipient withdraws or takes a leave of absence within the retention period.|
|Academic Expectations||Scholarship recipients are expected to maintain satisfactory academic progress as determined by the Study and Examination Code. Failure to meet the academic requirements may result in the scholarship being revoked.|
|Enrollment Changes||The Dean of Students may grant exceptions in special circumstances|
|Compliance||Acceptance of the scholarship signifies agreement to adhere to AAU’s terms and conditions, including repayment obligations in specific scenarios in case of failure to meet the retention requirement.|
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