Jusoor-Cambridge Scholarship

University of Cambridge

In partnership with Cambridge University, Jusoor jointly provides full funding for one post-graduate Syrian student per year through the Jusoor-Cambridge Scholarship. This scholarship allows the selected student to pursue a one-year master’s program at the University of Cambridge in the UK across a wide range of subjects. The scholarship aims to provide young Syrian women and men with the skills they need to positively contribute to Syria’s future.

Who Is Eligible

Candidates must meet the following conditions:

  • Continuously lived in Syria prior to the current crisis and now living in Syria or a neighboring country, or be a Palestinian with a Syrian travel document
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Be admitted to the University of Cambridge for a master’s program in any subject
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Show intent to return to Syria when it is safe and practical to do so and/or contribute to the future development of the country in another way


How To Apply

Apply to the University of Cambridge via its website. Applications for the 2017-2018 academic year are now closed. Updates for the 2018-2019 cycle opening date will be posted to this page and our Facebook page.

Value of the Scholarship

The scholarship includes full tuition and an annual stipend sufficient to support a single student.

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