Are you between 16-25
years of age ?

Do you study Islamic Theology or the Arabic
language at a school or university?


IQRA Scholarship Program

Every year, IQRA Network, a U.S.-based educational organization, seeks to recognize and reward young students ages 16-25 who are seeking knowledge of the Quran and the Arabic language.




Check all the scholarship details and
make sure you are eligible



Write an essay of maximum 2 pages that
discusses one of the important traits of



Prepare all the required details
and answer the questions in the application form.



Submit your information using the online
submission form & upload your piece of work


Every year, IQRA Network, a private U.S.-based educational organization, seeks to recognize and reward two students, between 16-25 years old, who study the Arabic language or Islamic Theology. The mission of the scholarship is to support our next generation of future leaders to build a world where race, culture, and religion are no longer barriers to equity and equality.

Eligibility Criteria

1. Applicant must be between the ages of 16-25 on rolling application.
2. Applicant must be formally enrolled in an accredited school or university and actively studying Islamic Theology or Arabic.
3. Applicant must submit an original essay on Prophet Mohamed’s character, and answer all the accompanying questions regarding his original essay.


Each winner receives $2,500 paid to the academic institution to cover Arabic or Islamic Theology Course tuition


Eligible applicants can apply through the registration form and must provide the following before the application deadline:
1. Personal information & contact details.
2. Proof of study at an accredited institution majoring in Arabic or Islamic Theology.
3. An essay of maximum 2 pages that discusses one of the important traits of prophet Muhammad (PBUH).

Selection Criteria

The applications will be judged according to several criteria, including but not limited to:
– Originality
– Difficulty
– Organization
– Length of time devoted to the project
– Influencing/Educating others

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You ask, we answer

Here are responses to some frequently-asked questions

Do you offer any student discount?

Yes. We encourage you to apply for an IQRA scholarship. In collaboration with your accredited school or university, your entire course could be funded!

Do I have to be Muslim to apply for the scholarship?

No. Scholarship is based solely on your study of Arabic or Islamic Theology. It’s open to anyone of all faiths.

Is it a cash based award?

The award is paid directly to the institution in which the student is studying Arabic or Islamic Theology. It covers the tuition of the course.