The Abraham Lincoln Incentive Grants Program is funded by the United States Department of State through the Middle East Partnership Initiative and the American Consulate General in Jerusalem. The program provides grants (financial assistance) to promising, academically qualified but financially challenged students in from Gaza, the West Bank, and Jerusalem, to assist them in competing more successfully for scholarships to pursue their undergraduate studies in the United States.
This program is not a scholarship to study in the United States and does not guarantee U.S. college admission or a scholarship. This program provides direct assistance and support to students who are qualified for and very interested in future study in the United States but would otherwise not be able to afford the high cost of preparation courses, testing, application fees, etc.
AMIDEAST will provide students with the following range of educational advising, test preparation and testing services:
In order to be considered for the Abraham Lincoln Incentive Grants Program, a student must meet all of the following requirements:
* For dates and times of English Language placement testing in your location, please contact AMIDEAST in El-Bireh/Ramallah, Jerusalem, Nablus, Hebron or Gaza.
The application package must include: Complete application form, English placement test results, 9th and first semester 10th grade report card