COUNTRIES: United States
DURATION: 02/01/2023 - 01/31/2026 (projected)
FUNDER: U.S. Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration
CONTACT[email protected]

This grant program is designed to support promising approaches to engagement in refugee resettlement on the part of higher education institutions, with the larger aim of growing and strengthening the domestic capacity for placement of refugees in communities across the U.S.


  1. Collaboration: Proposals must be submitted by a team that includes at least one accredited higher education institution and at least one resettlement organization.
  2. Membership in Welcome Campus Network: The higher education institution must be (or commit to becoming) a member of the Welcome Campus Network.

Application Deadline: January 21, 2024

Grant Size: $25,000 – $50,000

Application Details:

The Summary of Questions and Answers submitted in response to the SHERR Call for Proposals can be found here.

Questions? Contact [email protected].