Welcome to the United Holy Land Fund Scholarship Application Site!
UHLF SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION PROCESS
Thank you for your interest in applying for a university scholarship from the United Holy Land Fund (UHLF). Please read the guidelines below and if you are eligible complete the online application form and all required supporting documents.
Scholarship recipients shall be Palestinians living in the West Bank or Gaza Strip studying at a university or college in the West Bank or Gaza Strip.
Only complete application packages will be considered unless there are extenuating circumstances, explained in writing and submitted as part of the application.
Applications will be rated based on 1) financial need, 2) prior academic achievement, and 3) commitment to giving back to your community. Priority will be given to prior recipients, women, and refugees.
Applicants with grade point averages below 75% or the equivalent will generally not be competitive unless the reason for the lower grade point average is an extenuating circumstance, explained in writing and submitted as part of the application.
Guidelines for applying for a UHLF Scholarship:
Scholarship recipients shall be Palestinian students residing in the West Bank and/or Gaza and studying at a Palestinian university in West Bank or Gaza.
The UHLF Scholarships are supported by the American Palestinian Communities in the USA and Canada, the scholarships are part of UHLF mission to share the stories of the people of Palestine with the people of United States of America and Canada, so students are encouraged to share photos and updates about their lives during your years at the University?
Questions for Scholarship Recipients
Tell your donor a little bit about yourself.
Your donor would love to get to know you. Tell your donor a little bit about yourself. Why did you choose UHLF? What are your goals during your years at the University? How is the scholarship support you are receiving making a difference in your college experience?