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Graduate Students

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Funding SourceEligibilityGraduate Program at RISAmountDeadlineApplication & Links
Merit ScholarshipAt least in final year of undergraduate studiesThe Bible and the Ancient Near EastFull tuitionMarch 15Application
Minimum GPA of 3.8 or equivalentJewish Studies
Maintain high academic standardIslamic and Middle Eastern Studies
Must submit a complete application to a degree programIsrael Studies
Non-renewable; does not cover tuition for students who extend their studies in the M.A. programNonprofit Management and Leadership
Rothberg Family FundCountries other than the US and CanadaThe Bible and the Ancient Near EastPartial tuitionApril 1Application
Academic achievementJewish Studies
Financial needIslamic and Middle Eastern Studies
Acceptance to programIsrael Studies
Nonprofit Management and Leadership
The Israel Student Authority (Olim)Eligible new immigrantsM.A. programsPartial tuitionSee websiteSee website
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Masa ScholarshipSee websiteAll programsPartial tuitionSee websiteSee website
Israeli Government (Ministry of Foreign Affairs) Scholarship See websiteAll programsVariesSee websiteSee website
Thanks to ScandinaviaScandinavian countries; see website for detailsThe Bible and the Ancient Near EastUS$ 12,000 April 1Further information
Jewish Studies
Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies
Israel Studies
Nonprofit Management and Leadership
Visiting graduate students and research students enrolled for full-time study for whole academic year
M.B.A. StudentsGraduate students studying businessM.B.A. in Entrepreneurship & InnovationPartial tuitionMay 15Email us
Law StudentsGraduate students studying lawLL.M. and M.A. in Human RightsPartial tuitionMay 15Email us
LL.M. and M.A. in International Law and Conflict Resolution

Australian applicants to RIS are eligible for a number of needs-based and/or merit scholarships from the Australian Friends of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Canadian applicants to RIS are eligible for a number of scholarships from the Canadian Friends of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

United Kingdom applicants to RIS are eligible for a number of scholarships from the British Friends of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

French applicants to RIS are eligible for a number of scholarships. To apply, please email Audrey Ruchet Bach.

US applicants to RIS, please see our scholarships and financial aid for students from the United States.

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