EU-funded EDU-SYRIA project held an academic meeting
August 23, 2021
EDU-SYRIA Scholarship Program held an academic meeting with the scholarship students at Zarqa University through the ZOOM virtual communication platform. The meeting was divided into two separate sessions headed by the Scholarship coordinator Dr. Ala’ Khalifeh, and the scholarship officer at Zarqa University, Mr. Ibrahim Al Hariri. The two sessions were attended by more than 100 students.
At the end of the meeting, the students’ questions and suggestions were answered. Dr. Khalifeh concluded the meeting with his and the management’s wishes for students to achieve more excellence, success, and prosperity, urging them to make a greater effort to cope with the challenges they face amidst the Corona crisis.
The EDU-SYRIA/EDU-JORDAN programme is part of the EU-funded project to support higher education for Syrian refugees and vulnerable Jordanian youth, aiming to provide young students with opportunities to pursue higher education (bachelor and master’s degrees), vocational education, technical training, special entrepreneurial training, and labour market-oriented courses, as well as summer programmes for high school students.