Despite all limitation, University of Zakho strives to enable international connection for wider opportunities. This promotes the part of the university mission which embodies the concept of Internationalization. This is an important task that helps to raise the education quality and ultimately enable a brighter future for our academic community.

Monday, September 23, 2018



Here is a scholarship opportunity from Washington & Jefferson College for one highly qualified student from the IKR to receive an elite American undergraduate university education! This scholarship supports the economic, scientific, cultural, and political future of the partnership between the people of the U.S. and the people of the IKR. Did you know that Washington & Jefferson College is the 11th oldest college in the U.S., founded in 1781! Candidates should apply directly to Washington & Jefferson College for the scholarship using the W&J Leadership Application at www.washjeff.edy/apply, or through the Common Application at

Tuesday, October 30, 2017

Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) program

The U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) program announces the opening of a new funding cycle for international scientific research.

PEER awards will support local researchers working in partnership with a current U.S. government funded researcher.

Research proposals should address gaps in scientific knowledge and respond to global development challenges. For this funding cycle, PEER will distribute awards in amounts ranging from $70,000-$200,000.

To learn more about the PEER program and to view a complete list of the latest award recipients please visit the PEER website.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Scholarship Opportunity at The University of Alabama in Huntsville UAH

This opportunity is from The University of Alabama in Huntsville UAH. UAH offers nearly 90 degree programs of study at the undergraduate and graduate level, with colleges in Engineering; Education; Honors; Nursing; Science; Business Administration; Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences; Graduate Studies; and Professional & Continuing Studies.

For more information visit the following links: 



Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Stanford University Scholarships

The Knight-Hennessy Scholars program at Stanford University is a new postgraduate scholarship aimed at preparing the next generation of global leaders to address the increasingly complex challenges facing the world. Starting in fall 2018, Knight-Hennessy Scholars will annually welcome up to 100 high-achieving students to campus who have demonstrated leadership and civic commitment. Scholars will receive full funding to pursue a postgraduate education at Stanford, may pursue studies at any of the university’s seven internationally top-ranked graduate schools, and will be educated to navigate across business, government, academia, and the nonprofit sectors.

The application is available on the Knight-Hennessy Scholars website