Syria Grant Fund - Refugee Council

Syria Grant Fund

Due to funds being fully allocated, the Syria Grant Fund closed for new applications on Wednesday 24th October 2018. We are now processing all remaining applications and will be in touch with applicants and advisers by the 31st January 2019. From the 1st February 2019, the Syria Grant Fund will be closed.

Please note there is no guarantee that eligible applications received by the 24th October 2018 will be approved, as it depends on the number of applications received, as well as the amounts requested and awarded. Unfortunately we do not have capacity to respond to applications received after the 24th October.

Download a letter for applicants in English and Arabic confirming the closure of the grant fund.

If you are unable to download the letter, please email

There are other sources of funding related to employment and education; these include Restart Refugee SupportNational Zakat Foundation (for people of Muslim faith), and the Refugee Integration Loan. You may also find useful in searching for funding opportunities.

Receipts are to be emailed to or posted to Syria Grant Fund, Refugee Council, Exchange Brewery, 2 Bridge Street, Sheffield, S3 8NS.