HOPES - Call for Proposals (CfP)

HOPES - Higher and Further Education Opportunities and Perspectives for Syrians

HOPES is launching the Call for Proposals (CfP) to support 40 innovative education initiatives targeting refugees and vulnerable host communities across Egypt, Northern Iraq (KRI), Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey and/or Syria.

Specific Objectives:

  • Increase the number of the target group, refugees of post-secondary age from Syria as well as young people in host communities that are enrolled and trained in higher education programmes and training courses including innovative further education options and language courses.
  • Improve the situation and performance of already enrolled students, education and training institutions’ capacity to provide Syrian youth and vulnerable youth from the host communities, with opportunities to access further and higher education.
  • Promote refugee education through better access to online resources, innovative courses and educational support.

Overall, it aspires to empower young people from Syria to build their own career path by addressing their educational needs.

Opening the Call:

The first round of applications will be launched on 1st  March 2017

Deadline for applications:  10  May 2017.

Who can apply:

Local and regional organizations can request funds for their actions ranging from €6,000 to €60,000 for a maximum duration of 18 months.

Information session:

During the application period, one information session will be organised in all eligible countries: Egypt, Northern Iraq (KRI), Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey to provide more information on the call to potential applicants.

How to apply:

Please download and fill out the documents below. All applications shall be sent to cfp@hopes-madad.org by the latest on 10 May 2017. 

HOPES - Call for Proposals (CfP) documents:

Annex 1- HOPES Call for Proposals Announcement
Annex 2- Full Application form
Annex 3- Rules and Regulations for HOPES grants
Annex 4 - Checklist for Organisational Capacity Assessment (COCA)
Annex 5- Selection Score Sheet Application
Annex 6- Narrative and Financial Report Templates