The University of the People offers a scholarship for Syrian refugees to study online, as the university wants to give the right to educational participation to Syrian refugees and increase access to higher education for all refugee students residing in Lebanon, Turkey, Jordan, or Iraq.

Winners of the Syrian refugee scholarship to study online can use it to enroll in a study program to obtain a bachelor’s or postgraduate degree (Master’s - Doctorate) at the university.

Conditions for the Syrian refugee scholarship

  1. The scholarship is available to applicants who were born in or outside Syria and reside in Iraq, Lebanon, Turkey, or Jordan.
  2. Scholarship funds are intended to cover tuition costs
  3. You must maintain an outstanding level of academic progress.
  4. After the scholarship has expired, the University will use the remaining funds from the scholarship to fund another student for a higher education opportunity and no funds will be given to you for your personal use.
  5. If you decide to stop studying for a period and return to university at a later date, and request assistance with tuition fees for assessments, you will need to reapply for financial aid.
  6. If you are required to repeat a course, the repeat will be charged an additional fee for each course you repeat so you may not have enough scholarship funds to complete your studies and obtain a degree.

What does the University of the People Scholarship for Syrians cover?

  • This scholarship covers the fees for the majors belonging to the study program for an undergraduate or postgraduate degree.

Steps to register for the University of the People’s Scholarship for Syrians

  •  Create a new account on the official website.
  •  Fill out the grant application information.
  •  Attach the documents previously required from you to the application file.
  •  Send the application to the donor.

University of the People scholarship documents for Syrians

  •  A copy of the passport or national ID
  •  Motivation letter
  •  Biography
  •  Statement of marks