Franklin University Net Positive Scholarship
Type: Master’s Degree
Who: Arab students interested in studying in Switzerland
What: tuition fees
Where: Franklin University Switzerland
Program Length: 1 year
Deadline to Apply: 30 April 2022
Citizenship: Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
Destination Countries: Switzerland
Academic Subject(s): All Subjects
Franklin University Switzerland (FUS) offers two competitive scholarships in its new flagship Net Positive Management Program, for master’s degree students applying for Fall 2022.
Besides the Master’s program curriculum, the students will be active associates in the projects and initiatives designed and promoted by the Taylor Institute, FUS Green Office and the association Oikos Lugano.
This scholarship is directed to new students starting one of the following programs:
– MA in Responsible Arts Management and Cultural Heritage
– MSIM in Responsible Management and Climate Change
– MSIM in Digital Transformation
– MSIM in Leadership for Sustainable Food Systems
The award amount is 5,000 Swiss francs (CHF), or about $5,300 (USD). Recipients will also have the opportunity to earn additional CHF 2,000 by engaging in one of the several projects around sustainability and responsible management through the University and its external partners, which include Unicef, Unitar, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and other U.N. agencies; the City of Lugano; the Lugano Living Lab; and local and international businesses, nongovernmental organizations and cultural organizations.
Deadline: April 30, 2022.
Students from all nationalities can be considered for this scholarship. Applicants must:
– demonstrate maturity, flexibility, and leadership potential in the field of responsible management in climate change, digital transformation, sustainable food systems, and in the arts and cultural heritage
– demonstrate the ability to make an impact around responsible management and contribute in making this world “net positive”—giving more to the world than they take.
– have an earned bachelor’s degree as of June 15 with an excellent academic record.
– demonstrate proficiency in the language of instruction (English) at a level required for admission by Franklin University Switzerland.
– be able to receive and maintain a visa or study permit as required by Switzerland.
How to Apply:
Interested applicants submit a complete application for admission by the deadline to be considered for the scholarship. For more information on graduate admissions and application materials, scholarships, contact the university by email at [email protected],