Basil Mahdi Al-Rahim Charity Foundation Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is no longer offered to prospective students. 
The Basil Mahdi Al-Rahim Charity Foundation Scholarship Fund honors the memory of late Basil Al-Rahim, chief executive officer of private equity group MerchantBridge and member of the board of directors of AsiaCell, who passed away in a plane crash in Sulaimani in 2011.
 
The Charity Foundation awarded scholarships to students from 2015 through 2018. The grant provides full scholarship for these students for the entire course of their studies at AUIS, including residence, books and tuition. The students must maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 to remain eligible to receive the scholarship. 
 
Award 
  • Tuition
  • Book fees
  • Dorm fees

General Terms and Conditions 

  • Graduation from Iraqi high school 
  • Acceptance to AUIS
  • Selection by Foundation selection committee
  • Maintaining a 3.0 GPA or higher
Scholarship Recipients
 
The Basil Mahdi Al-Rahim Charity Foundation Scholarship was awarded to the following three AUIS students:
 
2015 - 2016
  1. Samin Ayad
  2. Wala Talib
  3. Abdulrahman Muhammed

Fall 2017

  1. Walaa Talib Hussein
  2. Abdulrahman Muhammed
  3. Abdullah Salah
  4. Mustafa Abduljabbar

Spring 2018

  1. Walaa Talib Hussein
  2. Abdulrahman Muhammed
  3. Abdullah Salah
  4. Mustafa Abduljabbar

Read more about the Scholarship Fund here