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Sawiris Arts & Culture Scholarship

Sawiris Arts & Culture Scholarship


The Sawiris Arts & Culture Scholarship program targets highly motivated, talented and socially engaged applicants, who are aware of the important role art plays in a flourishing and developing society. It aims at fostering these talents until they themselves are effective artists in the scene, who in return enrich their country and society with their acquired knowledge in their designated fields.

The scholarship covers the full cost of study for a Bachelor's or Master's degree outside of Egypt.


  • Egyptian nationality
  • Admission in a top university in your targeted field
  • Fulfillment of language requirements
  • Social and community engagement
  • Fields include but not limited to: Music, fine arts, visual arts, digital arts, conceptual & performance arts (incl. dance, acting, performance studies), theatre studies (incl. drama, lighting, stage design, costume design, etc.) film studies (incl. script writing, directing, etc.), art history, art criticism, media design, curating and art management.


  • Tuition fees
  • Learning materials
  • Living allowance
  • Travel Expenses
  • Health insurance


  1. Receive your admission letter from a top university in the field of choice.

  2. Submit SFSD application with required documents. Scholarship application can be accessed through the link below.

  3. Send your application to mentioning in the subject field: “Final Application_your first & last name_the field you applied to”