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Career Advising Appointments

Login to Quest to request an appointment with a career advisor.  If you have technical difficulties, please call the Career Center at 413-542-2265.


Hours & Contact

Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:00pm

College Hall, 155 S. Pleasant Street

Amherst, MA 01002-5000

Telephone: 413-542-2265

Fax: 413-542-5790

Email: careers@amherst.edu

Arabic Language Study

The American University in Cairo Presidential Scholars Program

This scholarship offers recent graduates the opportunity to learn Arabic while working in an administrative office at the American University of Cairo for one year. Applicants with no prior experience in Egypt are preferred, as the program is meant to offer young people access to the Middle East.  More information available online.  Applications are due at the end of January.

Qatar Scholarship Program

The Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University is pleased to the Qatar Scholarship Program.  This scholarship offers dedicated Arabic language students from the United States the opportunity to master their skills in an intensive Arabic program at Qatar University (QU) in Doha for an academic year. The scholarship includes tuition, room and board in university dorms, round-trip airfare, and books.

Interested students must have recently obtained a Bachelor's or Master's degree by the beginning of the program, be at the intermediate level, and have two years of formal Arabic study.

Please visit their website for more information and instructions on applying.  Deadline is late January.

 

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Career Advising Appointments

Login to Quest to request an appointment with a career advisor.  If you have technical difficulties, please call the Career Center at 413-542-2265.


Hours & Contact

Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:00pm

College Hall, 155 S. Pleasant Street

Amherst, MA 01002-5000

Telephone: 413-542-2265

Fax: 413-542-5790

Email: careers@amherst.edu