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Center for Middle East Studies

Scholarships and Awards

St. Elijah's and Anthony Shadid Award

Recognizes the most outstanding IAS Middle East Studies student every year for Arabic language training – minimum $500 cash award expected to be used to support student’s travel to the Middle East; applications due March 1st.


Arabic Flagship Partner Program

The OU Arabic Flagship Partner Program offers scholarships to cover tuition and partial living expenses while in the Arabic Flagship Program for those who qualify to go on their Capstone year abroad.  In addition, students will be eligible to apply for  two scholarships to join two study-abroad programs at the Arabic Flagship in Alexandria, Egypt.  After completing their second year in Arabic at OU, students are eligible for a ten-week Summer program.  After completing their fourth year at OU, students are eligible to apply for a year-long program.

Arabic Flagship Program