Tel Aviv University (TAU) is the #1 choice among Israeli students, with many graduates sought after by Israeli companies. It can also be a fantastic and budget-friendly choice for those newly arrived or about to arrive! Through its international school, TAU offers 60+ degrees and programs in English, some of which you may be able to take for, well, free! (Everyone likes free things, right?)

Sizzling Scholarship Opportunities

TAU Lowy International Scholarship Fund 

International undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a degree in 2023-24 through The Lowy International School are eligible to apply for this fund, which covers tuition fees. Read more.

Application Deadline: July 1, 2023

Summer Program Scholarships

Have a GPA of 3.5 or above? Visiting Israel? Accepted to an eligible summer program? Coming from one of TAU’s partner institutions? Even if only two of these options pertain, you can apply for a summer scholarship. Read more.

Applications for Summer 2023 Now Open

International Sports Scholarship

Supported by the Daniel Howard Foundation and in memory of Daniel Howard Marcus, an elite rower who was training to represent Israel internationally, this one-year scholarship provides up to $25,000 USD to international scholars who have distinguished themselves as high-performance athletes. Read more.

Application Deadline: July 1, 2023

Regional Friendship Scholarship

This scholarship provides opportunities for students from the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Morocco, Egypt, Jordan or the Palestinian Authority and covers up to 50% of tuition fees (up to a maximum of $8,000). Read more.

Application Deadline for Degree Students: July 1, 2023

Peisach Scholarship Fund

This merit-based scholarship, which partially covers tuition fees, is for undergraduate and graduate students from Latin America and Brazil who are enrolled in any program offered through The Lowy International School. Read more.

Application Deadline for Degree Students: July 1, 2023

Free Trip for Engineering Students

Thinking of doing your MSc, PhD or postdoc in engineering but live outside of Israel? Apply for Prospective Students Week through TAU’s engineering faculty, and you’ll be flown out to Tel Aviv, given tours and shown what makes TAU Engineering among the best in the world. Read more.

Application Deadline: September 15, 2023.

Still Looking for the Perfect Financial Fit?

Be sure to also check out the many other scholarships the Lowy School offers – some for international students from specific countries and others for the Jewish diaspora and even Israelis. And don’t forget the external scholarships, too.

Come meet the Lowy team and learn more! To find out more, drop by The Lowy International School booth at the Secret Tel Aviv Career and Academic Fair on June 20, 2023.

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