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Houtan Scholarships

Offered by Houtan Scholarship Foundation

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Nov 16, 2023
1 award worth

$3,500

Grade level

Graduate Students

Application deadline:

June 1, 2024

Scholarship Overview

The Houtan Scholarship is on the hunt for bright minds from all backgrounds who are passionate about studying Iran’s rich culture, language, and history. Ideal applicants have impressive academic records and a proven dedication or interest in promoting the country’s heritage. Fluency in Parsi, at an intermediate level or higher, is a must. Apply now for a chance to receive funding for your studies of Iranian culture. Movafagh Bashi!

About Houtan Scholarship Foundation

The Houtan Foundation offers scholarship to students from all origins - Iranian and non-Iranian - who have high academic performance and proven interest in promoting Iran's culture, heritage, language and civilization.

Eligibility information

This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

Grade Level

Graduate Students

Academic Interest

Near and Middle East Studies

Application information

To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

Essay

Academic transcript

Letter of Recommendation

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Scholarship FAQ

Is this scholarship designated for full-time or part-time students?

This scholarship is designated for full-time enrollment status only.

When will the winner of this scholarship be announced?

The Houtan Scholarships winner will be announced: July 1, 2024.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Houtan Scholarship Foundation at [email protected].

Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

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