Teacher Institutes

MEPC provides highly respected in-person presentations on the Middle East for students, educators, and other civic leaders. We will also be adding webinars and articles featuring original content on subjects of importance in the Middle East. For more information, please contact us


Arab Culture & Civilization

Explore this exemplary library of articles and resources on Arab societies and culture. This site was originally created by the National Institute for Technology in Liberal Education (NITLE).


Resources and Events

QFI Arabic Language and Culture Awards

Arabic Study Awards

As part of its mission to foster strong and genuine connections between cultures, Qatar Foundation International's Arabic Language and Culture (ALC) Program supports exceptional high school seniors and undergraduate students to continue the study of Arabic language at the university level in 2015-2016. Through QFI’s Education Awards program, students who demonstrate academic excellence and leadership potential receive financial support to further their studies.

Between 2011 and 2014, seventeen Education Awards were given. In 2015-2016, QFI will offer merit and need-based awards. Information about how to apply for the following awards can be found at the links below. The deadline to apply for QFI’s Arabic Study Awards is April 30, 2015.