Scholarship & Training Program


Our vision is to be the pioneer and regional benchmark for education quality and excellency within healthcare organizations.


King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center is dedicated to upholding its leading status in the academic and training field and promoting excellence in training, education, and career development in a multi-disciplinary setting including medical, scientific, technical, nursing, administrative, allied health and related fields. The ultimate primary goal is to attracts, train and develop Saudi talented professionals. 





Goals and Objectives

The scholarship program at King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center enables qualified employees (and non-hospital employees) to pursue undergraduate and post-graduate education in order to enhance their careers and gain practical experience in their professions for the purpose of meeting Hospital objectives.

The program primary goal is to uplift the Hospital’s educational and healthcare standards by developing a pool of employees with advanced and superior skills.


Scholarship Basic Requirements:

  • Saudi citizen.
  • Completion of 2 years work experience at KFSH&RC (for Hospital employees). 
  • English language proficiency (equal to IELTS score 5.5) or as per the condition required by the sought program.
  • Unconditional program acceptance (accredited by the Ministry of Education). 
  • The chosen program must be required by the concerned department.
  • An overall “above average’’ performance evaluation.
  • Recommendation memo from the department with justification and career pathway that highlights the target position.


Required documents for scholarship application:

  • Unconditional program acceptance (accredited by the Ministry of Education).
  • Updated CV.
  • Copy of all degree certificates
  • Transcript.
  • Internship certificate.
  • Degree equivalency letters from the Ministry of Education (for international certificates).
  • Training reports (for Physicians).
  • Board certificate (for Physicians).
  • Recommendation letters (2 minimum). 
  • Saudi Commission for Health Specialties license (if any).
  • International medical license (if any).
  • English language proficiency test (if required).
  • National ID
  • Passport
  • Employee contractual history (for Hospital employees). 
  • Employee summary report (for Hospital employees). 
  • Employment certificate (for non-Hospital employees).
  • Sponsorship letter (for enrolled students).

For non-Hospital employees, please send all required documents to below emails:



Scholarship and Training Section

Academic and Training Affairs

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center

P.O Box 3354, Riyadh 11211, Saudi Arabia


For Riyadh and Madinah cities

Telephone +966115570557

For Jeddah city 

Telephone +966126677777 - ext. 65312



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