Al Futtaim Education Foundation (AFEF) supports parents within the Dubai and UAE communities by offering a number of scholarships at Deira International School and Universal American School for existing and prospective students. These scholarships are made available on an annual basis and cover a percentage of the tuition fees up to a maximum of 50%.

Scholarships are available in the following categories:

  1. Scholarships for Emirati Students

  2. IB Diploma Scholarships

  3. Sports and Talent Scholarships

  • For full details of the terms and conditions for Al Futtaim Education Foundation Scholarships, please download the terms and conditions in the link here.


Student Details:

Parent/Guardian's Details:

Scholarship Applied for

IBDP Scholarship

This type is only open to students currently in Year11/Grade 10 who have (I)GCSE predicted grades or who can supply their most recent GPA results.

Yes (please enter your predicted grades here) No (You will be requested to provide your most recent report cards after submitting your application)

Sports & Talent Scholarship

This scholarship is open to students in Year 5/Grade 4 and above who have a sporting, musical or any other talent for which they have received local, national, regional or international recognition.

Emirati Student Scholarship

This scholarship is open to Emirati students in Year 5/Grade 4 and above who are academically gifted.

Yes No

Personal Statement

Please use the space below to tell us why you should be selected to receive the scholarship.


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