EDU-SYRIA II Project comes to an end

March 31, 2022
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EDU-SYRIA / EDU-JORDAN program held the closing ceremony of the second project of the program, which is funded by the European Union through the European Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian Crisis (Madad Fund), and managed by the German Jordanian University.

The ceremony, which was attended by representatives of partner institutes, included a video presentation about the message of EDU-SYRIA II project, and a musical performance by a group of project students. During the ceremony, a number of project’s graduates spoke about the impact of the scholarship on their lives.

The Euro 32.6 million-EDU-SYRIA / EDU-JORDAN scholarship program aims to provide more than 3000 scholarships for Syrian refugees and vulnerable Jordanians who are beneficiaries of local aid funds (the National Aid Fund, Al-Aman Fund, Zakat Fund, and Tkiyet Um Ali). These scholarships help the beneficiaries to pursue higher education (bachelor’s or masters), vocational education, or professional diploma in teaching. The project also provides training on entrepreneurship support and labor market preparatory courses.

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Countries covered:

  • Jordan
  • Syria *