Jusoor Scholarship

Jusoor Scholarship

St Antony’s College, in partnership with Jusoor, are offering one scholarship a year for entry in 2018/19 to a student who is a Syrian citizen or a stateless person normally residing in Syria to study for a one-year Master’s degree at St Antony’s College in the University of Oxford. 

About the scholarship Am I eligible? What does it cover? How do I apply? How will I know if I
have been successful?
Further information

About the scholarship

Jusoor is an NGO of Syrian expatriates supporting the country’s development and helping Syrian youth realize their potential through various programs and initiatives in the fields of Education, Career, and Global Community Engagement.

Am I eligible?

The scholarship is open to applicants who are Syrian citizens or Palestinian refugees in Syria (Palestinians with a Syrian Travel Document), who are currently living in Syria or abroad, and who have applied for a one-year full-time Master’s degree in any subject offered at St Antony’s College except the MBA (please see here for a full list). Preference will be given to students who have not already completed a Master's degree.

Please ensure you meet the requirements for entry to your course, including English language requirements. See the University's course guide for more information.

What does it cover?

100% of university and college fees, and an annual grant for living costs of £14,553 for 12 month courses and £10,915 for 9 month courses. The stipend for courses with different durations will be adjusted accordingly. 

How do I apply?

In order to be considered for this scholarship, you must submit your application for graduate study to the University by the January deadline (8 or 19 January 2018 depending on the programme you apply to - please check the University's guidance on application deadlines) and you must have secured a place on your chosen programme of study by the expected final decision date (16 March 2018).

All eligible applications will be considered and there is no separate application process for this scholarship. 

How will I know if I have been successful?

We hope to notify successful candidates by July 2018. 

Further information

If you have any questions about this scholarship which are not answered above, please email the Deputy Registrar.