Administered by Amideast UAE; the program enables Emirati students to pursue their master’s degrees in the United States. Participants have the unique opportunity to experience life in the United States and share the UAE’s unique culture and traditions with American students. Participants are chosen through an open, merit-based competition in which leadership potential, academic excellence, and the ability to adjust to life in the United States are all considered. The application season opens in the spring, and applications are due in early July every year.
- Applicants must be UAE nationals and residing in the UAE during the application, selection, and placement process.
- S. citizens or green card holders are not eligible to apply.
- Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution at the time of the program start date.
- Applicants must possess a strong academic background.
- Applicants must be proficient in English and/or able to attend a long-term English (LTE) program prior to the start of the program.
Please visit this link https://apply.iie.org/ffsp2024 to apply for 2024-2025 program.