AMIDEAST Awards Support Funds to Yemeni Students

AMIDEAST is pleased to announce that it has awarded funds to 14 highly-qualified, degree-seeking Yemen students currently studying at higher education institutions throughout the United States under the Yemen Emergency Student Support Fund (YESSF). These YESSF grants were made possible by generous donations provided by private individuals, including Sheikh Abdullah Ahmed Bugshan.

The Yemen Emergency Student Support Fund was established by AMIDEAST to help Yemeni students in the United States whose financial status has been directly impacted by the current crisis in Yemen.  We were pleased to be able to make these contributions to assist Yemeni students complete their studies in the United States.

— September 2015