Student Voices in Emergencies: June 2021 Newsletter 
View this email in your browser
Student Voices in Emergencies

We are proud to share an expansion to the IIE PEER website focusing on student voices. Engage with the experiences of students from around the world who have found a pathway to tertiary education, what this has meant to them, and how you can further support bridging the accessibility gap. 

Engage with Featured Student Stories!
DAAD Africa adds €2.5m for refugee scholarships

DAAD and the UN Refugee Agencies have partnered to bring more support to refugee students in East Africa. The scholarship will aid students in completing their Masters at German institutions and will support 19 students of refugee background in its first year. 

Image Credit: Unsplash

Read More!
IIE Announces COVID-19 Donation Match
Since March 2020, IIE has proudly supported over 1,000 students affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and provided over $2.2 million in grants. Recently additional funding has been gifted to IIE and the amount will be matched in order to support more students who have been affected. 
Learn More!

In the News

Aspiring doctor determined to help other former refugees
Otago Daily Times

Stronger international support urgently needed to improve access to higher education for young refugees

From Somalia to Stanford: The story of a refugee family’s commitment to learning and the community that helped them
Deseret News
Featured Educational Opportunities 
We now provide a semi-monthly newsletter to exclusively meet this need. Read the latest one here
Discover More Educational Opportunities!
Facebook PEER
Twitter PEER