Qatar Olympic Committee Scholarship Programme

Qatar Olympic Committee Scholarship Programme

Qatar Olympic Committee Scholarship Programme


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<strong>Qatar</strong> <strong>Olympic</strong> <strong>Committee</strong><br />

<strong>Scholarship</strong> <strong>Programme</strong><br />

www.olympic.qa<br />


The purpose:<br />

To develop future QOC leaders, managers and employees that will add value to the effectiveness of the<br />

QOC.<br />

Types of QOC’s <strong>Scholarship</strong> <strong>Programme</strong>s:<br />

1. <strong>Scholarship</strong> (Overseas) <strong>Programme</strong>.<br />

2. Sponsorship (Domestic) <strong>Programme</strong>.<br />

3. Talented Athletes (Overseas & Domestic) <strong>Programme</strong>.<br />

QOC <strong>Scholarship</strong> <strong>Programme</strong>:<br />

QOC’s <strong>Scholarship</strong> programme aligns with the public policy of <strong>Qatar</strong>ization in relation to <strong>Qatar</strong> Development<br />

Strategy 2011-2016 and Vision 2030. As a large employer, QOC is committed to developing its workforce<br />

by providing international higher education opportunities to eligible <strong>Qatar</strong>i students. QOC’s International<br />

students are typically placed in western universities, primarily located in the USA and the UK.<br />

The emphasis of the scholarship programme is on the annual recruitment of graduating seniors from <strong>Qatar</strong>’s<br />

public and private high schools. The final stage of QOC’s International scholarship program is when the<br />

graduating <strong>Qatar</strong>i student completes undergraduate study and returns to QOC as a meaningful member of a<br />

dynamic workforce with unlimited career opportunities.<br />


QOC’S Sponsorship <strong>Programme</strong>:<br />

QOC recognizes the need to project and plan for its manpower needs over the next few decades. A key<br />

aspect of this is an effective recruitment, selection, and personnel assignment program which aligns with<br />

<strong>Qatar</strong>ization as embedded in <strong>Qatar</strong> Development Strategy (2011-2016) and Vision 2030.<br />

A fundamental aspect of the Sponsorship Program is to ensure “capacity building and career development”<br />

by providing local higher education sponsorship opportunities at select universities for <strong>Qatar</strong>is. A culminating<br />

aspect of QOC’s sponsorship program occurs when the graduating <strong>Qatar</strong>i student becomes a member of a<br />

dynamic QOC workforce.<br />


QOC’S Talented Athlete <strong>Programme</strong>:<br />

Talented Athlete <strong>Programme</strong> is for the athletic student who excels in or has tremendous potential in a sport,<br />

and who wants to pursue a career in Sports Management, Business, Engineering, Law, or other academic<br />

majors as designated by QOC. Students in this program are recommended by a Sport Federation and are<br />

jointly sponsored by QOC and the Federation. Their athletic talent can be in any sport recognized by a Sport<br />

Federation. TAP tudents may study in <strong>Qatar</strong> or overseas.<br />


Business Administration (Finance, Accounting, Marketing,<br />

Human Resources)<br />

Engineering (Civil, Computer, Mechanical. Electrical,<br />

Communication, Architecture)<br />

Law<br />

Information Technology<br />

Sport Management<br />

Computer Science<br />

Public Relations<br />

Quantity Surveyor<br />

Mass Communication

Required Documents:<br />

• An approved and officially stamped secondary school certificate.<br />

• A Copy of the government issued <strong>Qatar</strong>i I.D.<br />

• One Passport size photo.<br />

• A Copy of recent TOFEL or IELTS Scores<br />

• A Copy of the University Acceptance Letter<br />

• A current Resume, if available.<br />

QOC Sponsorship Admission Requirements (Male &<br />

Female):<br />

1. <strong>Qatar</strong>i citizenship<br />

2. Currently enrolled in and attending a university located on the Campus of Education City or <strong>Qatar</strong> University<br />

3. Completion of a minimum of 30 Credit Hours toward the major<br />

4. Possess an accumulative GPA of 3.0, or above, out of a 4.0 grade scale<br />

5. Successfully pass a personal interview with QOC representatives<br />

6. Not under current scholarship-sponsorship by another entity or organization<br />


Required Documents:<br />

• An approved and officially stamped secondary school certificate.<br />

• A Copy of your <strong>Qatar</strong>i I.D.<br />

• One Passport size photo.<br />

• A Copy of your TOFEL or IELTS Scores<br />

• 1 Copy/s of your Original Transcripts.<br />

• A current Resume, if available.<br />

For inquiries, please contact the following number: 4494 - 4039/4710/3160<br />

For submission of applications via the Internet :<br />

Website: www.olympic.qa<br />

Email address: scholarship@olympic.qa<br />

@ossQOC<br />


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