Please find attached a list of potential funders who either specifically support work around asylum seekers and refugees or work generally supporting human rights and social justice.
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Funding for Asylum Seeking or Refugees
Article 26 Project – Some universities provide bursaries to those who have fled persecution and sought asylum in the UK
The Restart Refugee Support (RRS) programme has as its primary goal to contribute to the rapid economic adjustment of professional refugees resettled in the UK by supporting individuals’ own efforts towards self-sufficiency. The RRS programme provides cost and interest-free loans for activities which lay the groundwork for durable economic integration.
RefuAid Loan Scheme – Zero interest loans for Short-term training, Exam fees with a professional governing association, Travel expenses to and from an exam, Qualification assessments, Professional association fees, Books and course materials, Living allowance during study time and other related expenses. Check the website for details and see the poster We help you return to work.