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Scholarships and Financial Support for Graduate Students

Graduate Program Scholarship New!

Starting fall 2020, LAU will offer distinguished students a unique scholarship opportunity, covering 100% of tuition fees, to pursue a master’s degree in the following fields:

Eligibility Requirements:

NB: Meeting the minimum eligibility requirements does not guarantee admission under the Graduate Program Scholarship.

For more information, please contact the Graduate Studies & Research Office


Deadline: May 31, 2020

Graduate Assistantship, Merit Scholarships, Grants and Loans

Graduate assistantships cover a portion of tuition in exchange for academic work. They are granted based on academic performance. Students apply for assistantships at their respective schools. Please see Academic Rules and Procedures for more details and check the webpage of the program or school you are applying to for application instructions and deadlines.

Merit scholarships are granted to the top applicants of each entering class, based on a specific academic criterion. Tuition coverage ranges from 25% to 100%. The availability and application of merit scholarships is part of the admission application process at the Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine.

Grants cover a part of tuition, and are assigned based on financial need. 

Educational Bank loans, in accordance with agreements with certain banks, allow students to benefit from interest-free loans during their years at LAU. The interest is borne by the university until the student’s exit date, after which it is paid by the student. 

Graduate Program Scholarship



Applying for… Deadline

Financial aid for the academic year 20-21 
Pharm D

March 31
April 30

Graduate Program Scholarship May 31
Admission Application for MA in Multimedia Journalism April 15
Admission application Contact the Admissions Office for information
Graduate assistantship – all other programs Contact your school for information


Lebanese Armed Services

LAU and the Lebanese Armed Services have partnered to offer officers, members and retirees of the Lebanese Armed Services, in addition to their spouses and children, access to LAU’s graduate programs for 50 percent of the cost per credit. View the application.

Summary of the Available Options for Graduate Students

  Architecture & Design Arts & Sciences Business Engineering Medicine Pharmacy
U.S. Federal 
  ✓ MS
Merit Scholarships          
Graduate Program 
Scholarship NEW!
✓ Specific programs ✓ Specific program ✓ Specific programs ✓ MS
Pharm D
Bank Loans
Pharm D

*only for U.S. citizens