The TAQA International Scholarship is awarded to fund the studies of one master’s degree student per year in the field of renewable energy. The scholarship covers both tuition fees and living expenses.

At a glance

  • Funding valueTuition fees and living expenses
  • Suitable for Applicants fromRest of world
  • DeadlineOn going
  • Funding provider(s)TAQA Arabia

What it covers

The full scholarship covers both tuition and living expenses.

Who can apply

The scholarship is administered under the auspices of the Qalaa Holdings Foundation Scholarship.

Applicants must:

  • Be under the age of 35;
  • Be an Egyptian national and residing in Egypt;
  • Have a minimum of two years of work experience post-graduation;
  • Be planning to pursue their studies at one of the top universities in their discipline of choice;
  • Have been accepted at the university and on the programme of interest - applicants must submit an unconditional acceptance letter (with the exception of a funding condition);
  • Have an excellent command of language of study;
  • Have a good command of the English language;
  • Have a genuine financial need;
  • Not be a beneficiary of any other partial scholarship or grants (with exception to waivers from the university of choice itself);
  • Upon completion of their programme, be committed to return to work in Egypt for a minimum of two years;
  • Have clear military service status (for males);
  • Being involved with activities in civic, public or international affairs (NGOs, volunteer work etc) will be an advantage.

Applicable courses

Further information

For more information and FAQs please visit the Qalaa Holdings Scholarship Foundation website.

You can check that your application has been delivered by emailing

  • Please wait for a week before checking.
  • Please submit an acceptance letter to only one university.
  • Submit your application package only once.
  • Multiple applications from one person will result in rejection of all applications.

How to apply

The scholarship is administered under the auspices of the Qalaa Holdings Scholarship Foundation. To apply please visit the Qalaa Holdings Scholarship Foundation website.

The deadline for applications is 15 April each year. 

Required documents:

  • The Qalaa Holdings Scholarship application form;
  • Copy of letter of acceptance to university of choice;
  • Copy of (completed) application form submitted to university of choice;
  • An updated CV;
  • Two reference letters (academic and professional);
  • Military certificate (for males).

Please submit a printed and signed application along with the above documents to:

By regular post:

Qalaa Holdings Scholarship Foundation
PO Box 29
Postal Code: 11516
Cairo, Egypt

By Fedex:

Qalaa Holdings Scholarship Foundation

Hold at Fedex Mohandessin office.