Graduate Programs

Makhzoumi Graduate Scholarship in Lebanese Studies

Number of Awards: Two (2)

Value: $6,000.00

Deadline for Application: September 1, 2015.

** If this date falls on a weekend, applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. the following business day.

Eligibility: Awarded annually on the basis of superior academic standing to two (2) students registered full-time in a masters or doctoral degree program in any department withing the Faculty of Arts whose research is relevant to Lebanese Studies. Students registered in masters programs are eligible to hold awards during the first 2 years of their programs and students registered in doctoral programs are eligible to hold awards during years 1-5 of their programs.

Application: Eligible students must submit a completed application form, along with their graduate transcripts and a letter of application to the Associate Chair of Graduate Studies within their department in the Faculty of Arts.  The letter should outline their research interests in the study of Lebanon and its people and suggest how the funds will be used to contribute to their studies.

The Associate Chair of Graduate Studies should then complete their section of the application form and submit it to the Associate Dean Graduate Studies, c/o Nancie Hodgson (

Results will be announced in November of each year.

Application Form and Instructions