Upcoming Events

Application Open for Fall 2024 Arabic Classes

Learn Arabic for FREE at SQCC! Application is now open. Deadline to submit is August 5, 2024. for more information visit: or email [email protected].

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Past Events

EuroAsia Shorts: Oman and France

SQCC and Alliance Française de Washington (AFDC) have partnered for #EuroAsiaShorts Film Festival. Join us for a screening of short films from Oman and France on 22 June at 6:00 pm! This event is FREE and open to the public. Reception to follow. Click here to Register  EuroAsia Shorts (EAS) has returned in 2023 with…

Arabic Debate Competition for Non-Native Speakers

RSVP here: Join us on Saturday, 5 November at 1:30 pm for our Second Arabic Debate Competition for Non-Native speakers. Reception to follow.

SQCC Annual Conference 2022

REGISTER using this link: SCHEDULE here: SQCC Conference Schedule 2022  

Book Signing

Book Signing Islamic Law States and International Law: Peaceful Resolution of Disputes Author Emilia Justyna Powell Thursday, 22 September 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Reception to Follow RSVP Required   Emilia Justyna Powell is Professor of Political Science with concurrent appointment at the Law School at the University of Notre Dame. Dr. Powell specializes in international…

Research Fellowship Application Deadline Extended

SQCC Research Fellowship Program Application Due Date has been extended to 9 October 2022. For more information please visit All Research Fellowship applications must be completed by 11:59 on 9 October 2022.


Dates: July 1- August 20   Viewing Hours: Mon-Fri: 10:30 am- 4:00 pm   Location: Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center 1100 16th Street NW, Washington, DC   FACE MASK REQUIRED   The Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center will be exhibiting works from the National Museum of Oman.   The National Museum of Oman’s extensive photography collection holds some…

SQCC Instagram Photo Contest 2021

Open to amature photographers in the US! Starting 1 March 2021
Show your best photograph from the Sultanate of Oman

1st Prize: $1000

2nd Prize: $500

3rd Prize: $300

How to enter?
Using your instagram account, post an an original photo of the Sultanate of Oman’s biodiversity
In the description, describe your photo, including the location, AND add the hashtag: #SQCCPhotoContest
Last day to enter: 30 June 2021
Please read Official Rules before entering the contest. Winners will be announced on 14 July and sent a message via Instagram. Make sure to follow @sqccdc to see the winning photos!