UWC Scholarships for Syrian youth (16-18 years old)

UWC Scholarships for Syrian youth (16-18 years old)
The UWC Syrian national committee that selects Syrian youth, aged 16-18, for full scholarships to study the International Baccalaureate at one of the United World Colleges (UWC) schools around the world. Since 2010, the UWC Syrian committee has selected 56 Syrian and Palestinian students (with a Syrian travel document) to study at the US, the UK, Canada, Costa Rica, Italy, India, the Netherland...
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EDU-SYRIA students’ team wins the MOBADERON (Initiators) competition

EDU-SYRIA students’ team wins the MOBADERON (Initiators) competition
A team of students who are funded by the EDU-SYRIA project participated in the MOBADERON (Initiators) competition held at Al Zaatari Camp. 109 Initiative participated in the competition, and the EDU-SYRIA students’ team won the initiative to establish a student committee to serve students in Al Zaatari Camp, which will provide many services to the students of the camp, including: Internet ...
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The Regular Meeting in Al Quds College

The Regular Meeting in Al Quds College
On Sunday 29th of October 2017, a delegation from German Jordanian University EDU- Syria project represented by the academic supervisor Dr. Loay Salhieh, and project assistant Eng. Mohanad Batarseh, visited Al Quds College to meet EDU-SYRIA students for the regular meeting. The delegation listened to the students' concerns, questions, suggestions, and checks their academic progress, to help the...
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The Regular Meeting in Zarqa University

The Regular Meeting in Zarqa University
On Thursday 26th of October 2017, a delegation from German Jordanian University EDU- Syria project represented by the academic supervisor Dr. Ala Khaliefa, and project assistant Eng. Mohanad Batarseh, visited Zarqa Unversity during which they met the project's 130 students at the university. The delegation listened to the students' concerns, questions, suggestions, and checks their academic pro...
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Announcement of Japanese Scholarship Program for Syrian Refugees (JISR)

Announcement of Japanese Scholarship Program for Syrian Refugees (JISR)
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is pleased to announce the “Japanese Initiative for the future of Syrian Refugees (JISR)” call for applications for the academic year 2018. A total of 20 scholarships slots covering master’s degree in Japanese universities will be made available for Syrian refugees in Jordan and Lebanon. Applicants are encouraged to send their application in hard co...
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Monitoring visit by independent observer on behalf of the EU

Monitoring visit by independent observer on behalf of the EU
In the week from 10th until 17th of October 2017, a monitoring visit from an independent observer Ms. Kai Raja on behalf of the EU visited EDU-SYRIA project, in order to evaluate the progress of the project, and during this visitation she met with the project partners Yarmouk University, Al Quds College, and Zarqa University. On the first day, the 10th of October, Ms. Kai Raja visited German Jo...
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Edu-Syria 3rd cohort scholarships students’ selection funded by the EU Regional Trust Fund ‘Madad’

Edu-Syria 3rd cohort scholarships students’ selection funded by the EU Regional Trust Fund ‘Madad’
Amman, Jordan. On Thursday 5 October 2017, the Edu-Syria program managed by the German Jordanian University and funded by the EU Regional Trust Fund, the 'Madad' Fund, ran the last stage of granting Edu-Syria scholarships to Syrian refugee students for several bachelor programs at Zarqa University. The total number of applicants was 1100 who competed on 130 scholarships. The applicants were sho...
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Iftar Banquet for Edu-Syria project Students funded by the EU Regional Trust Fund ‘Madad’

Iftar Banquet for Edu-Syria project Students funded by the EU Regional Trust Fund ‘Madad’
Amman, Jordan. On Tuesday 20 June 2017, on World Refugee Day, the Edu-Syria program, managed by the German Jordanian University and funded by the EU Regional Trust Fund, the 'Madad' Fund, organized an Iftar banquet for 250 students affiliated with the program, of which 50 students live in the Al Zaatari camp. The Iftar was held at Zarqa University in presence of the Madad team, representatives of...
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EDU-SYRIA I Trip to Jarash

EDU-SYRIA I Trip to Jarash
On Thursday 25/05/2017, EDU-SYRIA team organized a trip to Jarash and Dibbeen for one hundred and forty two EDU-SYRIA I students in Zarqa university to engage them with the Jordanian culture and heritage. The trip started in Jarash from the Roman city where they the students guided by local certified tourist guides. The guides explain for students about the great ancient city and its history. T...
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The Regular Meeting in Zarqa University

The Regular Meeting in Zarqa University
On Monday 17/04/2017, a delegation from German Jordanian University EDU- Syria project represented by the director of the project Dr. Dhiah Abou-Tair and the academic supervisor Dr. Ala Khaliefa, in addition to Dr. Awad Alshakh from the UNHCR, visited Zarqa Unversity to meet EDU-SYRIA students for the regular meeting. The delegation listened to the students concerns and questions, along with Dr...
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