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"Thank you so much for this amazing opportunity!" (Students of the GP4SYS)

BREAKING NEWS : CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR SCHOLARSHIPS FOR REFUGEES IN PORTUGAL – AVISO DA ABERTURA DE CANDIDATURAS PARA 12 BOLSAS DE ESTUDO PARA REFUGIADOS EM PORTUGAL
 

FLASH FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN

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.

 

Some of our PhD students in Architecture are attending W.A.V.e 2017 Syria being held from 26 June to 14 July in Venezia (Italy).

 

In Emergency situations such as armed conflicts and natural disasters, EDUCATION MATTERS!

 

HIGHER EDUCATION FOR REFUGEES IN PORTUGAL

In Emergency situations such as armed conflicts and natural disasters, EDUCATION MATTERS!

 

"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."

 

In Algarve, Tarek a Pharmacy student at the University of Algarve participated in a meeting with primary school children to share is experience of being a student in Portugal, speak about his beloved country and his dream of going back one day and help rebuild future Syria.

 

"I have been an active member at Coro Misto da Universidade de Coimbra that has been an amazing family to me where we spend our free time doing something artistic and beautiful."

 

"I am really grateful for giving me this opportunity to meet and exchange ideas with academic professors and professionals in my field."

 

"You come from a country in war, then you have to build a future...I have to work hard for this."

 

"Expertise, skills, knowledge gained in Portugal will help rebuild your own country", UNSG told to Syrian students.

 

“The gesture is very simple: I must decorate President Jorge Sampaio. It’s hard because he has almost all decorations of the country, but it must be – yes of course - because it’s a way of saying thank you. We admire, we love you, but we trust. Your’re there and you’ll be there working together with all those institutions and people for peace, for solidarity, for social justice, for knowledge, for science, for culture, for the future”, said Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, President of the Portuguese Republic

"I am most pleased, honoured and humbled to receive this award for the work accomplished by the Global Platform for Syrian Students over the past 5 years."

The Global Platform for Syrian Students will attend the Ignite 2016 Conference on "Tackling Instability, Radicalisation and Forced Migration" organised by SPARK in Amsterdam. 

 

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