Applications are currently being invited for the Estonian Government Scholarships for International Students. Interested students should see the details below.
About the 2018 Estonian Government Scholarships for International Students
The Estonian Government is offering scholarships to International students, Researchers and Academic staffs who has interest in studying for a masters degree at any Estonian institutions of higher education (HEI).
When is the application deadline?
May 1st, 2018
What is the value of the scholarship?
The scholarship is intended for living expenses, tuition fees and research costs directly connected. The scholarship may be set at a time generally ranging from five to ten months, in exceptional cases, a shorter period. The scholarship for a period of five months of 2500 EUR.
Who is eligible?
This scholarship is available for international students.
What is the course level?
This scholarship is for Masters students.
What are the full eligibility criteria?
To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:
- be International students
- have completed their bachelors degree program at any recognized Institution.
- have not been granted any other scholarship before.
- have good academic records
How to Apply
Estonian language proficiency scholarship is an advantage but not a requirement.
The scholarship is determined by the Estonian Language and Culture Programme of Academic Studies of the Council, involving experts when necessary. The scholarship is funded by the Estonian Ministry of Education and administered by the Estonian Institute.
Applying Scholarship applicants must submit the following documents in Estonian or English:
- The completed application form and motivation letter through online application system
- Confirmation of admission from the higher education institution in Estonia or confirmation of submission of required admission documents
- Copy of passport or ID-card.
Estonia, officially the Republic of Estonia, is a sovereign state in Northern Europe. It is bordered to the north by the Gulf of Finland with Finland on the other side, to the west by the Baltic Sea, to the south by Latvia (343 km), and to the east by Lake Peipus and Russia (338.6 km).
Estonia is a developed country with an advanced, high-income economy that as of 2011 is among the fastest growing in the EU. It ranks very high in the Human Development Index of the United Nations, and it performs favourably in measurements of economic freedom, civil liberties and press freedom (3rd in the world in 2012 and 2007).