Call for UNHCR-DAFI Scholarships Programme 2021. The DAFI (Albert Einstein German Academic Refugee Initiative) scholarship programme offers qualified refugee students the possibility to earn an undergraduate degree in their country of asylum. Through the dedicated support of the German Government, UNHCR and private donors, the programme has supported over 18,000 young refugees to undertake tertiary studies since 1992.
The scholarship covers a range of costs, including tuition, fees, study materials, food, transportation, accommodation and other expenses. To amplify academic achievement and skills development, DAFI scholars receive additional support through close monitoring, academic preparatory and language classes based on students’ needs, as well as mentoring and networking opportunities.
The DAFI Programme aims to
UNHCR-DAFI Scholarships Programme offers the following benefits
To be eligible for the DAFI scholarships programme, candidates must have the following criteria
The DAFI Programme supports socio-economically disadvantaged and academically deserving -refugee students in the first country of asylum. Selection criteria include:
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