The Kuwait Program at Sciences Po is a longstanding partnership between the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) and Sciences Po. KFAS is a private non-profit organization dedicated to supporting progress and advancing science and technology.

Working together, the two institutions support a range of initiatives in the fields of research, teaching and academic events, with special emphasis on studying the Middle East and Gulf region.

The Kuwait Program at Sciences Po has 4 key focuses:

  • Student Activities: Scholarships for Master’s level students from the Arab world and Kuwait for any two-year program under Sciences Po’s 7 graduate schools, in addition to student paper awards for leading graduate student research.
  • Academic Opportunities: Visiting faculty programs from 6 months to 2 years at Sciences Po’s School of International Affairs (PSIA).
  • Series of Events: Conferences and lectures hosted in Kuwait and at Sciences Po.
  • Collaborative Research: Joint-projects between Sciences Po and Kuwait-based researchers.

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