There is a huge demand for quality educational opportunities for Palestinian at the secondary school level, in particular education that equips future civic leaders to positively impact their communities. The primary objective for this programme is to identify 2 outstanding Palestinian refugees or IDPs (Internally Displaced People) from low-opportunity backgrounds who will be given the opportunity to study during two years (2017-2019) at one the of UWC schools, allowing them to obtain the IB (International Baccalaureate) Diploma. During their study, the scholars will be equipped with the skills to become change makers and future leaders. The students will be provided with full scholarships and UWC will ensure that they are fully prepared to thrive in a dynamic learning environment. The UWC schools and colleges ensure a safe and secure learning environment.
Partner: The United World Colleges International (UWC)
Budget: AED638,750 – $175,000
Year: 2017/ 2018