Projekte / Education
Kiron University offers world class academic degrees for refugees. Anytime, Anywhere, Tuition-Free. Our vision is not just to overcome the obstacles refugees face to access higher education, but to build a better, more individual-centered university for their needs - regardless of their documents. Kiron creates hope for a better future through education.
537,359 €
1,200,000 € 2nd Funding goal
Project successful


Funding period 05/09/2015 16:47 o'clock - 17/11/2015 23:59 o'clock
Realisation period 01.07.2016
Funding goal reached 120,000 €
2nd Funding goal 1,200,000 €

The funding goal (120,000 €) is needed to finance 100 scholarships for refugees.

The stretch goal is 1,200,000 € in order to finance 1000 scholarships for refugees and to finance to the maintenance of the internet platform.

Category Education
Ort Berlin

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Kiron Open Higher Education gGmbH
Markus Kreßler
Am Festungsgraben 1
10117 Berlin Deutschland

Amtsgericht Charlottenburg
Amtsgerichtsplatz 1
14057 Berlin


Seit April 2015 ist die Kiron University im Stipendienprogramm Social Impact Start des Social Impact Lab Berlins.

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