Registration for Master’s Scholarship 2020 is Now Open

The EU-funded project “Support to Higher Education for Syrian Refugees and Vulnerable Jordanian Youths-EDU-SYRIA III” announce that the door is now open to apply for Master's scholarship for Syrian refugee youths. EDU-SYRIA III program for graduate studies is a component of a larger project with eight other programs. It is funded by EU and implemented by DAAD as part of a consortium led by German Jordanian University (GJU), with a mission to find talented Syrian refugee youths and develop th...
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Important Announcement for all the scholarship students

Due to the difficult situation, we are all experiencing because of Covid-19 pandemic; the scholarship programme management has decided that the registration for the summer semester will be optional for all student at all partner universities: Zarqa University, Luminus Technical University College, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Yarmouk University, German Jordanian University. If you have, any question send us a direct message to the page or an email to info@edu-syria.eu
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Suad’s Story: Lend a Hand, Grant a Heart

Meet Suad!Su’ad is a Syrian bachelor’s graduate, who received a scholarship from EDU-SYRIA program funded by the EU Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian Crisis (Madad Fund). She finished her Educational Sciences degree from Zarqa University with an excellent GPA of 92.7%.! After the crisis of COVID 19 hit the region and Jordan in particular, Su’ad started volunteering with Amal Center of the Arab Medical Relief Society-ACAMRS, an active NGO at Al-Zaatari Refugee Camp-Al-Mafraq City....
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EU signs €15 million grant to support Syrian refugees and vulnerable Jordanians access to higher education

Amman,  May 7 2020 -  On Thursday, Her Excellency Ms. Maria Hadjitheodosiou, EU Ambassador to Jordan, and Prof. Manar Fayyad, President of the German Jordanian University, signed a bilateral grant agreement for EUR 15 million to support 2245 vulnerable Jordanians and Syrian refugees with fully funded scholarships  to higher education.  The EU-funded project “Support to Higher Education for Syrian Refugees and Vulnerable Jordanian Youths-EDU-SYRIA III” will give young students the opportunit...
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Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation scholarships to study master’s degrees online at ASU

The Arizona State University(ASU) and the Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education مؤسسة عبد الله الغرير للتعليم (AGFE) are now receiving applications for the 13th cycle of online master’s degree in 33 different specializations (engineering, technology, mathematics, health, education, tourism, etc.), for the first semester (fall) of the academic year 2020-2021. Applicants must be of Arab citizenship, between 15 and 29 years of age, have received their Bachelor’s degree with a cumulative G...
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EDU-SYRIA eLearning effectiveness survey

Dear students,  We hope you are staying healthy and safe. EDU-SYRIA program closely monitors the effects of Corona virus, and constantly assesses its impact on our students and their learning process. Two weeks have passed since the start of the e-learning process in all Jordanian universities, including our partners in the program. Therefore, we would like to hear from you about your own experience in distance-learning and studying via the Internet, what are the pros and con...
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EDU-SYRIA responding to Corona virus

The impact of the pandemic of COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel corona virus, has touched almost every organization in the world, including EDU-SYRIA and its partners. Corona virus is a respiratory disease first identified in December in China. On Jan. 30, the World Health Organization declared the outbreak a public health emergency of international concern. On March 2, 2020, the government of Jordan confirmed the first case of corona virus. As the number of corona virus cases in...
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214 new scholarships for Syrian refugee

EDU-SYRIA project granted 214 new bachelor's degree scholarships for Syrian refugees to study at Zarqa University for the second semester 2019/2020. The registration for the scholarships started on 19/2/2020 and ended on 7/2/202, with 1388 registered applicants at the scholarship portal http://edu-sys.eu/ . After the end of the registration period, 284 eligible applicants were interviewed on Thursday 13 and 20 February 2020, only 214 of the applicants fit the criteria, explained below....
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EDU-SYRIA information sessions at Al-Za’atari and Al-Azraq Camps

EDU-SYRIA organized 2 information sessions at Al-Zaatari and Al-Azraq camps on 2 and 5 February 2020, to introduce Syrian refugee youth to the Bachelor's scholarships provided by the program. These sessions were hosted by Relief International and in collaboration with UNHCR. They aimed to ease the scholarship registration process for the applicants from the camps, as a team from the registration department at Zarqa University were present and studied the applications and gave for the accept...
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Football match for EDU-SYRIA students

Zarqa, Jordan, December 1- EDU-SYRIA Project, funded by the European Union (EU) and managed by the German Jordanian University (GJU), organised friendly football matches for the students enrolled in the Programme. The project celebrates the power of football to overcome the barriers and build bridges between Syrian refugees and Jordanian host communities. This sport opportunity provides young people with a sense of self-dignity and respect, allowing them to celebrate cultural cohesions a...
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