In a world where education is a cornerstone of success, scholarships serve as catalysts for individuals to pursue their academic aspirations. One such catalyst is the Afif Foundation, dedicated to providing educational opportunities to aspiring scholars.
The Sheikh Khaled Bin Nasser Scholarship provides Qatari students and residents of Qatar the opportunity to pursue higher education and obtain a Bachelor’s degree in various scientific disciplines. The scholarship, offered by Sheikh Khaled Bin Nasser, covers full or partial tuition fees based on the applicant’s circumstances.
Applications for the scholarship are accepted through the online platform of the Afif Charitable Foundation, provided that the applicants meet the conditions outlined below.
Overview of the Afif Foundation
The Afif Foundation stands as a beacon of hope, committed to fostering education and nurturing talent. Through its scholarship programs, the foundation has made a significant impact on transforming lives.
Significance of Scholarships
Scholarships extend beyond financial aid; they open doors to education that might otherwise remain closed. The Afif Foundation recognizes the transformative power of education and strives to make it accessible to those with the potential for excellence.
Terms and Conditions for Applying for the Sheikh Khaled Bin Nasser Scholarship
- The student must have an acceptance letter from one of the universities in the state of Qatar, in one of the following disciplines.
- The age of the student should not exceed 25 years.
- The student must have a high school graduation GPA of over 90%, and a cumulative GPA of no less than 3.5 for regularly enrolled university students.
- All required documents must be completed and submitted electronically through the Afif Charitable Foundation website.
- The applicant must be economically disadvantaged.
- The student should not be a beneficiary of any other scholarship offered by other entities (not applicable to partial scholarships).
- The applicant will undergo a financial needs assessment by the Social Assistance Department at Afif Charitable Foundation. A personal interview will be scheduled by the administrative team to ensure the eligibility and seriousness of the applicants in their studies.
- The scholarship is granted to one individual per family, and other applications from the same family members may be considered after the beneficiary completes their studies.
- The scholarship period is four consecutive years, and the scholarship automatically ceases at the end of the fourth year.
- The annual scholarship amount does not exceed QAR 40,000 as the maximum limit per applicant.
- The scholarship will be discontinued and suspended if the academic performance of the student deteriorates or if there is a failure during the scholarship period.
- Students with low academic performance regularly enrolled in any university are not eligible to apply for the scholarship (full/partial).
- Completion of the form below, providing all required documents, is mandatory.
Types of Scholarships Offered
Afif Foundation offers a diverse range of scholarships, catering to various fields of study. Whether in the sciences, arts, or humanities, there’s a scholarship tailored to support diverse educational pursuits.
Benefits for Recipients
Beyond financial support, Afif Foundation scholarships come with additional benefits, such as mentorship programs, networking opportunities, and access to exclusive events.
The applications for the Sheikh Khaled Bin Nasser Scholarship are accepted throughout the year. The applications are reviewed and prioritized semi-annually, and successful applicants are notified through an official email from the Social Assistance Department.