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Find out if you meet the criteria to become a Rhodes Scholar and start your application. We offer scholarships in over 22 designated Rhodes constituencies, as well as our Global Rhodes Scholarships, visit our 'Which Scholarship' page for more details.

Before you start your application we would recommend that you read through the online information on the Rhodes Scholarships and the application guidance. This information can be found across the following pages:

The Rhodes Scholarships for United Arab Emirates

A Partnership between the Rhodes Trust and the Salama Bint Hamdan Al Nahyan Foundation

There are two Rhodes Scholarships offered from the UAE each year.

Please note that the selection weekend will take place in Al Ain or Abu Dhabi between late November to mid-December. 

Opening date: 1 June 2021
Closing date: 23:59 GST 23 September 2021

National Secretary for the United Arab Emirates

Dr. Robert Buckley



Deputy National Secretary for UAE

HE Shamma bint Sohail Faris Al Mazrui
Minister of State for Youth, United Arab Emirates

*A constituency is a country, a group of countries, and/or territories, and/or states for the purposes of administering scholarships.

The Rhodes Trust warmly welcomes applications from talented young persons of diverse backgrounds. Selection of Rhodes Scholars is made without regard to gender, gender identity, marital status, sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin, colour, religion, social background, caste, or disability.