About the Islamic Scholarship Fund: The Islamic Scholarship Fund’s mission is to encourage and support Muslim students in their pursuit of careers as future lawyers, legislators, journalists, filmmakers, and academics who correctly represent Islam and Muslims in the United States. The Islamic Scholarship Fund (ISF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organisation created in 2009 with the purpose of addressing American Muslims’ underrepresentation in disciplines and occupations that impact public opinion and make public policy.ScholarshipBoard
The Islamic Scholarship Fund empowers American Muslim leaders in policy, law, media, and film to create a world where race, religion, gender, and socioeconomic status are no longer barriers to equity and equality. ISF scholars are agents of change at the epicentres of institutions that impact public opinion and policy.
Host Institution: Multiple Institutions
Level of Study: Undergraduate and Postgraduate (Masters and Ph.D.)
Field of Study: The scholarship is open to students who are pursuing a career teaching traditional courses and curriculums such as:
- International Relations
- International Affairs
- Political Science
- Public Policy (Social Justice and Civil Rights)
- Public Administration (Government)
- Anthropology (PhD only)
- Sociology (PhD only)
Number of Scholarship: Not specified
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Target Group: The scholarship is open to graduates and undergraduates who are U.S. citizens, DACA recipients, and green card holders. All Muslim candidates in the United States who meet all of the prerequisites are eligible to apply for the award.
Islamic Scholarship Fund Value and Inclusions
The scholarships ranged from:
Acceptance rate: Not specified
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Eligibility for the Islamic Scholarship Fund
- Muslim or active member of the Muslim community
- Majoring in an ISF-supported major (islamicscholarshipfund.org/isf-supported-fields/)
- A U.S. citizen, a permanent resident of the United States, or a DACA recipient.
Application Portal: Interested applicant should visit scholarship official website
How to Apply for the Islamic Scholarship Fund
The Islamic Scholarship Fund offers two types of online applications: one for journalism majors and another for all other students. From April to July, the Selection Committee will review applications and make a final decision; all finalised candidates will be called for interviews in June; the final announcement of the selected candidates will be made in early July; and award checks will be distributed shortly after admission begins.Islamic Scholarship Fund 2024 Application
- Video Introduction
- Application Form
- Recommendations Or References
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Contacts: Email Address/Phone Number: email@example.com, 650-995-6782
The application deadline for Islamic Scholarship Fund ISF scholarships is March 21, 2024; interested and eligible individuals should apply before the deadline.