Islamic Scholarship Fund


The Islamic Scholarship Fund (ISF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity founded in 2009 whose mission is to address the underrepresentation of American Muslims in the fields and occupations that influence public opinion and make public policy. The Islamic Scholarship Fund’s goal is to encourage and support Muslim students to become future lawyers, politicians, journalists, film makers, and academicians that properly represent Islam and Muslims in the US.

Applicants must meet the following minimum requirements to apply for a scholarship: Muslim or active member of the Muslim community; enrollment at an accredited university in the U.S. by August; major in an ISF supported major (this includes library and information science); maintain a minimum 3.0 Grade Point Average; a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S.; an undergraduate (sophomore/junior/senior) or of graduate standing (includes PhD).

Application window is November 1st to March 21st. Visit Islamic Scholarship Fund for further information.