MENA Scholarship Programme

Are you a professional and do you want to develop your skills in sustainable and inclusive food systems, to tackle the major challenges our society is facing? And are you from Lebanon, Jordan, Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia or Iran? Then this is the chance to improve your knowledge during a postgraduate online course with the MENA Scholarship Programme (MSP).

  • To receive the MENA Scholarship Programme (MSP) registration letter, please apply via the orange apply button on the course page of your interest.
  • Please be aware that applying for the MENA Scholarship Programme takes time and effort, and requires several documents (employer statement, government statements and an international passport).

Apply before 12 October 2020 for one of the following online courses open for MSP scholarships:

Curious about the MENA Scholarship Programme?

How does it work?

  • Apply for the desired course via the orange apply button at the course page.
  • After application, we will let you know that your application has been well received.
  • Just before the scholarship application round is opened you will receive information about the next steps by email.
  • During the scholarship application round you will receive regular reminders (on average every two weeks) to apply for the scholarship of your choice.
  • After you have applied for the scholarship, it will take several months to nominate the candidates for the scholarships.

More information on how to apply.

Who is eligible?

  • The scholarship applicant works for one of the following types of national and/or local organisations: ministries, secondary or higher vocational or academic education institutions, universities, private sector, commissions or NGOs.The scholarship applicant may not work for a bilateral or multilateral organisation or a non-governmental organisation that is internationally active and is focused on representing social interests, such as development cooperation, nature and environmental protection, health or human rights.
  • The scholarship applicant is a professional with at least 3 years of work experiences and at least a bachelor degree.
  • The scholarship applicant holds the nationality of and is resident and working in one of these countries: Algeria, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Syria*, Tunisia. (MSP is currently not open to professionals applying from Syria. Applicants with Syrian nationality may apply if they are residing in one of the other MSP countries)
  • The scholarship applicant is not older than 45 years.

More information about MENA scholarships.