ISF offers many joint and sponsored scholarships with partner organizations, masjids, student/alumni associations and private sponsors that share its mission and vision. Applicants who are associated with any of our joint scholarship programs should make that selection on the online application to be given priority.
Minimum requirements to apply for a scholarship:
Muslim or active member of the Muslim community;
Enrollment at an accredited university in the U.S. by August 2013;
Majoring in an ISF supported major;
Maintaining a minimum 3.0 Grade Point Average;
A Citizen or Permanent Resident of the U.S.;
An undergraduate (junior/senior) or of graduate standing.
Scholarship application submission for the academic year 2013-2014 is CLOSED. We will start accepting applications for 2014 in December.
ISF National Scholarships are open to all applicants. Students who are not affiliated with any of the Community Sponsored and MSA/Alumni Sponsored awards can apply to the following:
Community Sponsored Scholarships are ONLY open to community members of the sponsoring Islamic Centers. Do not select any of the programs unless you are affiliated with the particular communities indicated below:
ISF-ICCNC Scholarship (Open to ICCNC Community Members)
ISF-MCA Scholarship (Open to MCA Community Members)
ISF-Yaseen Foundation Scholarship (Open to Yaseen Foundation Community Members)
ISF-SBIA Scholarship (Open to SBIA Community Members)
ISF-MCC Scholarship (Open to MCC Community Members)
ISF-Ehsan Center Scholarship (Open to Ehsan Center Community Members)
ISF-Islamic Shura Council of Southern California Scholarship (Open to Socal Community Members)
ISF-IIOC Scholarship Program (Open to IIOC Community Members)
MSA and Alumni Sponsored Scholarships are ONLY open to students of the sponsoring universities or colleges indicated below:
ISF-UC Berkeley Muslim Alumni Scholarship (Open to UC Berkeley Students)
ISF-Zaytuna Scholarship (Open to Zaytuna College Students)
ISF-MSA West Scholarship (Open to Students from MSA-West member Universities)
ISF-UCLA MSA (AMP) Scholarship (Open to UCLA Students)
ISF-UC Irvine Muslim Alumni Scholarship (Open to UC Irvine Students)
Field Specific Scholarships will be awarded to students based on their major and recommendation by the selection committee.
ISF-Aslan Media Scholarship (Journalism and Media)
ISF-CAIR Scholarship (Public Policy/Law)
ISF-ILLUME Scholarship (Journalism and Media)
ISF-ING Scholarship (Religious Studies and Education)
ISF-MPAC Scholarship (Public Policy/Law and Media/Communications)
ISF-United Voices Scholarship (Law/Public Policy)
Regional Scholarship Programs are ONLY open to local students of a sponsored region as indicated below:
Please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 650-995-6782 for more information.