The Arabian Leopard Scholarship Program,


Empowering the Conservators of the Future

In support of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030, the Arabian Leopard Fund has partnered with the Royal Commission for AlUla to sponsor 50 students from AlUla in shaping a brighter future for conservation.

Through financial assistance provided as part of the AlUla Scholarship Program by RCU, scholarship recipients will gain the knowledge and skills needed to become the next generation of environmental stewards.

About the Program

The Arabian Leopard Scholarship Program aims to prepare national talents by sending them to the best educational destinations worldwide to obtain high academic degrees in fields that qualify them to contribute to the Kingdom's efforts in conserving the Arabian Leopard and related ecosystems.


The program's objectives:

  • Empowering program scholarship recipients academically by enabling them to study at the world’s foremost educational institutions. Aiming to serve the strategic directions for conserving and protecting the Arabian leopard.


  • Developing program scholarship recipients professionally by providing the best training and qualification programs to enhance their personal and professional skills in support of the needs for the conservation of the Arabian Leopard.


  • Cultivating qualified personnel in the targeted specializations and fields to fill professional positions that support the conservation and sustainability of the Arabian Leopard.

Scientific Fields

Animal Genetics and Breeding

Veterinary Sciences

Conservation Biology

Zoology and Animal Husbandry