The Rapid Response Mechanism for Higher Education in Emergencies (RRM) will be featured at the Paris Peace Forum (PPF) to be held in Paris from 11th to 13th November 2019 at la Grande Halle de La Villlette, in Paris, together with about a hundred of creative governance projects from around the world.
“Education is the only way to build and sustain hope for the future” (Jorge Sampaio, Chairman of the Global Platform for Syrian Students)
Applications for 2017-2018 scholarships NOW CLOSED (Update)
UPDATE : Many thanks to all students who have applied to our scholarship programme. We are touched by your trust on us.
However as more than 2000 applications were received, there is a slight delay in processing the files.
We hope to get to you soon. Shortlisted students will receive a personal feed-back by SEPTEMBER, 4.
Sorry for any inconvenience that this delay may cause but we are doing our best.
The Global Platform for Syrian Students will organise an International Workshop on “Higher Education in Emergencies - Doing More, Better and Faster” ”, initially scheduled for 2nd December, has been postponed to January 20, 2020 at the same venue, the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, in Lisbon, Portugal.
We apologise to those of you who have already booked for the Workshop. We very much hope to see you on the new date, Monday, January 20. Come and join us to help advance the agenda of higher education in emergencies!
"Ihssan arrived at the Department of Civil Engineering (DECivil) of the University of Aveiro (UA) in 2014. He left Syria and a war that wanted to kill his future. Today he completed his Master's degree in Civil Engineering with the presentation and defense of the internship report he held at Mota-Engil. It had 18 values."