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National Scholarship Programme of the Slovak Republic for Master Students

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Any
Disciplines
620 EUR
Grant
Slovakia
Location
31 Oct 2024
Application deadline

About

The Government of the Slovak Republic approved the establishment of the National Scholarship Programme of the Slovak Republic for the support of mobility of students, PhD students, university teachers, researchers and artists in 2005. 

Overview

Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

€620/month

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction

Description

The National Scholarship Programme of the Slovak Republic (NSP) is funded by the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic.

The National Scholarship Programme of the Slovak Republic supports study/research/teaching/artistic mobility of international students, PhD students, university teachers, researchers and artists at higher education institutions and research organisations. It supports two-way mobility - international scholarship holders to Slovakia, as well as Slovak scholarship holders abroad. The programme offers scholarships to cover living costs during the stay and travel allowances (all categories in case of scholarship holders from Slovakia; students and PhD students in case of international scholarship holders).

Applicable programmes

Benefits

Amount of the scholarship and organisation of the stay:

university student of the second level of higher education: 620 EUR.

Eligibility

Eligible applicants for a scholarship in the framework of the NSP:

A) students who:

  • are university students at universities outside Slovakia;
  • are students of the second level of higher education (master's students), or are students who at the time of the application deadline have already completed at least 2.5 years of their university studies in the same/similar study programme;
  • will be on a study stay in Slovakia during their higher education outside Slovakia and who will be accepted by a public, private or state higher education institution in Slovakia for an academic mobility[1] to study in Slovakia.

All 3 conditions must be met. This category does not apply to doctoral (PhD) studies (or their equivalent).

  • Duration of a scholarship stay (students): 1 – 2 full semesters (i.e. 4 – 5 or 9 – 10 months) or 1 – 3 full trimesters, in case the academic year is divided into trimesters (i.e. 3 – 4 or 6 – 7 or 9 – 10 months).

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

Slovakia

Nationality

Any

Study experience required

Bachelor

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

31 Oct 2024

Application deadlines:

30 April 2024 at 16.00 CET – scholarship stays during the next academic year

31 October 2024 at 16.00 CET – scholarship stays during the summer semester of the current academic year

Scholarship applications are submitted online. Online application system is opened at least 6 weeks prior to the application deadline. Applications can be filled in only in case that the online application system has already been opened.

Required documents that must be attached to online application for a study stay in case of international students (eligible applicants under the category A):

curriculum vitae;

motivation letter;

detailed study programme;

two recommendation letters issued by applicant’s university teachers;

confirmation officially issued by the applicant’s home higher education institution confirming that the applicant is a regular student of the respective higher education institution at the time of applying;

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