Scholarships of the Government of the Slovak Republic

Scholarships of the Government of the Slovak Republic (Fully Funded)

Deadline: May 30, 2019

Slovak government scholarships have long been a part of Slovakia’s official development assistance, which itself is a programme and project activity of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs within the international community. Act No. 392/2015 Coll. on Development Cooperation and on amendment of certain acts and Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport Decree No. 50/2016 defining the details of awarding government scholarships entered into force on 1 January 2016. The Slovak government adopted the Medium-Term Strategy for Development Cooperation of the Slovak Republic for 2019-2023.


Slovak government scholarships include awarding the Slovak government scholarship to persons with Slovaks Living Abroad status. Award of such scholarships has become a part of state policy supporting Slovaks Living Abroad, which has developed gradually over time, with the adoption of Act No. 474/2005 Coll. on Slovaks Living Abroad and on amendment of certain acts, the establishment of the Office for Slovaks Living Abroad and the adoption of the Concept of State Policy of the Slovak Republic in relation to Slovaks Living Abroad to 2020 approved by Slovak Government Resolution No. 571/2015 on 21 October 2015.

Benefits

Government Scholarships of the Slovak Republic will comprise the following items in the 2019/2020 academic year:
for the first and second levels of university study:

  • monthly scholarship 280 €
  • one-time stipend upon the commencement of study in the SR 35 €
  • one-time stipend upon the completion of study in the SR 100 €
  • monthly stipend for public university 80 €
  • Scholarship holders also enjoy discounts provided to students in the SR by the relevant sector of the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the SR.

for the third level of university study:

  • monthly scholarship 330 €
  • one-time stipend upon the commencement of study in the  SR 35 €
  • one-time stipend upon the completion of study in the SR 100 €
  • monthly stipend for public university 240 €
  • Scholarship holders also enjoy discounts provided to students in the SR by the relevant sector of the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the SR.

for language and preparatory studies for all levels of university study:

  • monthly scholarship 280 €
  • one-time stipend upon the commencement of study in the SR 35 €
  • monthly stipend for public university 80 €
  • The amount of the monthly scholarship may be adjusted in the event of a distinctive change in living standards in Slovakia between.

Eligibility

Countries: Georgia, Republic of Kenya, Republic of Moldova, Republic of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo* (in accordance with the Resolution of UNSC No. 1244/99), Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Mongolia, Palestinian National Authority, Republic of the Sudan, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Republic of Iraq
Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Lebanese Republic, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Belarus, Ukraine

Application

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