Sidra Medicine's Scholarship Program

Your Pathway to Joining Sidra Medicine as a Future Healthcare Leader

We are truly committed to opening up multiple pathways for more nationals to join Sidra Medicine. Ultimately, success to us means powering the healthcare sector in Qatar with an internationally trained and nationally integrated workforce.

– Dr. Kholode Al Obaidli, Chief Learning Officer

Sidra Medicine offers a dynamic environment to begin your career in healthcare. Our Scholarship Program is suitable for Qatari students and students with Qatari mothers who are pursuing higher education in Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health.

The Scholarship Program helps students to obtain the necessary qualifications to begin a career at Sidra Medicine. Through our support and commitment to student development, our goal is to develop future leaders of Qatar in the healthcare field and to ensure a highly skilled workforce committed to the country.

What Does the Scholarship Program Provide?

The Scholarship Program provides scholarships for students while they complete their undergraduate studies in a variety of universities in Qatar or the international schools listed in the Ministry of Education and Higher Education’s (MOE) website. The scholarships include financial and non-financial assistance.

Upon graduation, scholarship recipients take up positions at Sidra Medicine and work toward the realization of our three essential missions: Patient Care, Medical Education, and Biomedical Research.

Who Can Apply for a Scholarship?

Scholarships are available for Qataris and applicants with Qatari mothers. Students studying toward the following degrees may apply:

  • Medical Degree (MD) or equivalent
  • Bachelor Degree (Nursing, Pharmacy, Psychology, Nutrition and Social Work)
  • Allied Health programs offered at the College of North Atlantic – Qatar (CNA-Q)

Fields of Study & General Admission Requirements

CNA-Q Allied Health

  • 65% or higher on Secondary School Education Certificate
  • Minimum English language requirements:
    • IELTS 5.5 (minimum 5.0 in each band)
    • TOEFL PBT (paper-based test): 497
    • TOEFL iBT (internet-based test): 52
  • A letter of acceptance from College of the North Atlantic – Qatar

For more information, please contact us on scholarship@sidra.org.