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The goal of this blog is to find and list scholarships of interest to Muslim students in an easy-to-reference format. Please share this blog with interested students and institutions, and let me know of any scholarship opportunities I may have missed.

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Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Dr.Mohammad Riyaz Ahmed Scholarship Fund

The Dr.Mohammad Riyaz Ahmed Scholarship Fund "helps students, representing various area high schools and colleges or universities, receive scholarships and allow them to use these scholarships at the colleges and universities of their choice. "

Applicants must belong to Muslim community centers in certain cities in Oregon (Portland and some other cities) or specific areas of Washington State (specified on the application).

Preference is given to students studying the following fields: Law, Journalism, Psychology, Counseling, or social work.

Deadline: In 2006, the deadline to apply for this scholarship was in May. Visit the website to obtain more accurate information for 2008-2009.

Click here for more information.


hassan said...

seems like all your scholarships are not intended for the muslim youth in general. you catering only the american muslims? thanks.

precisiontext said...

As-salamu Alaykum, Hassan,

Thank you for leaving a comment. The blog is intended for all Muslims, but it will take some time to build a database of international scholarships.