Expanding Higher Education Support for Syrians— A Workshop

/ 29 Nov 2016 / Resources

Almost 100 individuals and organizations dedicated to providing higher-education to Syrian refugees met to discuss ongoing challenges, the need for better coordination, and recommendations to donors, governments, and scholarship providers for improving educational access.

Graphic: Applications Swamp Scholarships for Syrians

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 04 Oct 2016 / Resources

Major scholarship programs for Syrian refugees are swamped with applications again this fall.

Fact File: Major Scholarship Programs for Syrians

Burton Bollag / 04 Oct 2016 / Resources

An at-a-glance summary of scholarship programs for Syrian refugee students.

Learning the Right Language is Key for Refugees

Benjamin Plackett / 04 Aug 2016 / Resources

For Syrian refugee students, the choice of which language to learn is key, and not always obvious, says a new report.

Infographic: Few Eligible Syrians Enroll in Turkish Universities

/ 27 Jul 2016 / Resources

The proportion of eligible Syrians enrolled in Turkish universities is tiny, according to UNHCR statistics.

Resources From A Workshop on Helping
Syrian Refugees

/ 25 Apr 2016 / Resources

At a workshop co-sponsored by Al-Fanar Media, the British Council, and SPARK, with support from CARA, more than 100 participants gathered in Istanbul March 1 – 2, 2016.

Resources From a Workshop on Delivering Higher Education to Syrian Refugees

/ 11 Dec 2015 / Resources

A report, bibliography, video and Powerpoints from a workshop about helping Syrian refugees get into higher education.

Bibliography on Syrian Refugees and Higher Education

/ 03 Dec 2015 / Resources

A comprehensive collection of reports, research and news articles on the subject of getting Syrian refugees into higher education.

New Numbers Demonstrate Need for Regional Scholarships

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 10 Sep 2015 / Resources

The war in Syria turned many university students into refugees, who now need financial support for their studies.