The Citadel Capital Scholarship Foundation

The application round for Spring 2014/2015 has ended and 16 scholarships were granted in a variety of fields. Applications for the (fall of) 2015/2016 academic year will commence on January 15 2015. For the time being, only Masters level scholarships are eligible. Any updates on this matter will be announced on the website immediately.

The Citadel Capital Scholarship Foundation was created in 2007, out of a strong will to contribute to national development through creating high caliber professionals to help enhance Egypt’s growth in all sectors. The Foundation is funded by an endowment from Citadel Capital to grant academic scholarships for talented and promising young Egyptian men and women to pursue master degrees and PhDs abroad in all fields of study.

About Citadel Capital
Citadel Capital is a leading Egyptian private equity firm established by a team of professionals with extensive experience in investment banking and capital markets, operating in Egypt, North Africa and the Middle East. Over the past three years, Citadel Capital has executed some of the most compelling and successful private equity transactions in Egypt and the region, building a strong track record and an outstanding investor base, raising and investing over ten billion US dollars.


Assisting young Egyptians realize their