Iran, which was once the birthplace of the Persian Empire – the largest empire in the world – undoubtedly, has one of the richest histories and cultures in the entire world. In an attempt to spread the word of the abundant Iranian culture, the Houtan Foundation offers scholarship to students from all origins, Iranian and non-Iranian, who have high academic performance and proven interest in promoting Iran’s great culture, heritage, language and civilization. The candidates for the award must demonstrate leadership ability and the desire to make a difference in the society, where they reside. The Houtan Foundation has a strong interest in each of these students’ achievements throughout the scholarship period and beyond, as the foundation’s goal is to participate in each student’s success.
Applicants should write, speak and read Parsi, at least at intermediate level, demonstrate their active interest in the promotion of Persian Culture through formal documents, be attending a graduate school or have received an admission to a graduate school, been considered distinguish students throughout their academic careers.
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Funder: Houtan Foundation
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