What is the LOTUS Scholarship Program?
The LOTUS Scholarship Program is funded by the U.S. Government through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) with the support of the American people. Active from 2010-2014 this Program is managed by the Institute of International Education (IIE) in partnership with a consortium of Egyptian private universities and local organizations.
In 2014, the LOTUS Scholarship Program became part of the U.S.-Egypt Higher Education Initiative (HEI), a U.S. Government investment in Egypt’s future that provides educational opportunities for high-achieving Egyptians to learn skills that will better meet the needs of the 21st century economy.
How do I apply?
Eligible students should complete an application form in Arabic according to the requirements and guidelines in the application packet. The deadline for submitting applications is August 17, 2014.
Who should apply?
The U.S.-Egypt HEI LOTUS Scholarship Program seeks Egyptian applicants in their last year of public, experimental or Azhari high school who have outstanding credentials and high financial need.