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 copy to any of the designated UNHCR Offices.

!! Important Notice !! Closing date of submission for application 2018 is extended until December 7th.

The application guidelines and forms setting out details on eligibility criteria can be found on the JISR Program link (click here).

Documents are to be submitted to the UNHCR office near your residence. Do not post your application. Only hand delivery is accepted.