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


Future Events

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Latest News

  • Persia offers education training workshops

    On 22 and 23 September Persia Educational Foundation offered an introductory training workshop to parents as well as teachers and headteachers of a number of Persian community supplementary schools in London. Persia’s bespoke Character and Civic Education training is the first education project of its kind to help advance Iranian-British children raised in the UK. […]

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  • Persia Announces Mirzakhani Scholarship Inaugural Recipient

    Mahtab Farahbakh, a PhD student at the Child Vision Lab, has been awarded the inaugural Mirzakhani Scholarship for Women in STEM at UK’s top research institution, the prestigious University College London. Ms Farahbakhsh’s doctoral studies at the Institute of Ophthalmology focus on brain imaging, biomedical engineering and neuroscience to help children with visual impairment. A […]

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  • Event Offers Best of Persian Art and Cuisine

    Persia Educational Foundation hosts Dinner & Discourse in Support of Scholarship Fund London – Highlighting the incredible world of Persian taste in food and art, the May 10 Persia Dinner and Discourse will feature the distinguished international scholar, Dr. Sussan Babaie. The Andrew W. Mellon Reader in the Arts of Iran and Islam at the […]

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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: