Persia Educational Foundation is a non-governmental UK-registered charity.
Its mission is to provide scholarships and educational opportunities to Iranian descent students.

Latest News

  • Persia recognised by Awards for All to advance Iranian women in UK

    Persia Educational Foundation has once again been recognised for its educational learnshops by the UK Awards for All. Persia will be offering a new series of outstanding learnshops, designed specifically for women, starting in November 2019. In response to a survey highlighting integration as the top concern among Iranians settling in UK, the six-part series […]

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  • Persia launches gifting program

    Persia educational Foundation was formed to support Iranian descent students studying at UK universities. It launched its first STEM scholarship, the Persia Mirzakhani Scholarship for Woman in STEM, in September 2017 in association with the top UK research university, UCL. It is now expanding its scholarship scheme to enable all Iranians living in the UK […]

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  • Persia Community Education Workshop

    Following our successful education workshop presented by Dr. Nahid Hosseini (Manoto TV) and Maryam Keshavarz (Farsophone) hosted by Tarbiat Community School on Sunday, 3 March, we are pleased to offer our next workshops as part of a series of community events designed to improve education and advancement of Iranians in UK. The next workshops will […]

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Wristband Campaign

Show Your Support

The Persia wristband campaign is designed to support an unique scholarship fund. This fund is used to award scholarships to students between the ages of 11 to 15, who are interested and involved in character or civic education at their school or in their community. Its motto ‘Education is a Girl’s Best Friend’ is designed by Persia Educational Foundation to highlight the importance of education for all, in particular girls who bear the potential of becoming mothers, the first educators of the next generation.

Show your pride and support your children by purchasing the one of a kind Persia Scholarship wristband while our supplies last. Perfect for party treats or community events.


In addition to anonymous donors, the following have generously supported our initiatives as well as joint efforts: