Applications for The Rhodes Scholarships for Syria, Jordan, Lebanon and Palestine (SJLP) are now open

8 June 2017

We are pleased to announce that applications for The Rhodes Scholarships for Syria, Jordan, Lebanon and Palestine (SJLP) have just opened! Scholars are young men and women from diverse background and interests that show potential to be impactful leaders for the world’s future.

Requiem for Aleppo

1 June 2017

“Requiem for Aleppo” was a stunning performance of original music and dance linked by Arabic poetry and the testimonies of Syrians from Aleppo that was performed to an audience of 1500 people at Sadlers Wells theatre in London on 23rd April 2017 and simultaneously live-streamed to audi

BAFTA Award for Said Foundation Student

31 May 2017

The Said Foundation would like to congratulate our alumna Itab Azzam, one of the producers on the BBC’s documentary Exodus: Our Journey to Europe which recently won the BAFTA award for the Best Factual Series.

Alumni Achievement Prize Award

31 May 2017

Mr Khaled Said, Trustee, announced that Mr Tarek Hamam was the winner of the Said Foundation’s Alumni Achievement Prize for 2017 at the annual Student Dinner on 22nd April 2017. 

Student Dinner April 2017

31 May 2017

Mr and Mrs Said hosted the Said Foundation’s annual Student Dinner on Saturday 22 April at the Hurlingham Club in London.

Hands Up for Syria Appeal – one year anniversary

8 May 2017

The Hands Up for Syria Appeal, which ended on 9 May 2016, raised £8,259,682 for Save the Children, the International Rescue Committee and the UN Refugee Agency UNHCR, to be spent on educating children and young people in Syria and surrounding countries.

Syrian Immigrants Help Make America Great. Don't Turn Them Away

1 February 2017

The Foundation’s Chairman Mr Wafid Rida Saïd has written an article in in response to the decision of the new President of the United States to introduce orders temporarily banning all refugees an

Rhodes Trust, Oxford University, Scholarships

Rhodes Scholarships awarded in partnership with the Saïd Foundation

29 November 2016

The Saïd Foundation is delighted to announce that three new Rhodes scholars have been selected to receive the prestigious Rhodes Scholarships in Syria, Jordan, Lebanon and Palestine.

Saïd Foundation announces a new partnership with INSEAD

10 June 2016

The Saïd Foundation, has just announced a new partnership with INSEAD, one of the world’s leading and largest graduate busines

The Rhodes Trust and Saïd Foundation announce two new scholarships

10 June 2016

The Said Foundation is delighted to announce an