Lamya Haji Bashar Scholarship

The Aurora Humanitarian Initiative has announced a new annual scholarship for Yazidi students, established in partnership with renowned Yazidi human rights activist Lamya Haji Bashar. It is the latest addition to the Gratitude Scholarship Program, a $7 million initiative established in gratitude to the people from countries who offered shelter and food to those displaced by the Armenian Genocide more than a century ago.

1 million dollars to AUA Students from Aurora Initiative

Students from five Middle Eastern countries will receive scholarships to study at the American University of Armenia between now and 2023, as part of the Aurora Gratitude Projects. 

10 Students to Receive Scholarships

Aurora Humanitarian Initiative and Near East Foundation Announce 10 Students as Recipients of 2016 Gratitude Scholarships 

Amal Clooney Scholarship to be presented to a female student from Lebanon for the second year as part of Aurora Gratitude Projects

From war to life changing experience

UWC Dilijan students from the Middle Eastern countries who received the Aurora Gratitude Scholarships tell about the experiences after their enrollment in the college.

Armenians Thank Peoples of the Middle East

At the Near East Foundation’s (NEF) centennial gala in New York City on October 28, 100 LIVES and NEF announced an eight-year-long educational scholarship program meant to benefit 100 at-risk children from the Arab Middle East. 100 LIVES and NEF jointly developed the program as a way to express gratitude on behalf of the global Armenian community to the people of the Middle East, who offered shelter and food to those displaced by the Armenian Genocide a century ago.
Near East Foundation and 100 LIVES Announce $7 Million Scholarship Fund

100 LIVES launches the "Amal Clooney Scholarship"

100 LIVES is pleased to announce the launch of a new annual scholarship established in partnership with esteemed international human rights lawyer Amal Clooney. The new "Amal Clooney Scholarship" is part of an ongoing effort by 100 LIVES - the organization behind the Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity - to strengthen cross-cultural education and understanding through collaborative social and philanthropic projects.