The purpose of the scholarship is to support foreign students participation in short summer or winter school courses of Estonian language and culture courses organized by the Estonian institutions of higher education as well as in summer and winter schools related to the degree programmes taught in English.
Estonian universities offer various international short summer and winter courses (1–4 weeks), language studies, IT, media, international relations etc.
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The scholarship includes a course fee in the amount of up 700 EUR and the cost of accommodation in the amount of up to 25 EUR per night for a maximum period of 4 weeks. The board transfers and concludes a contract directly to the university organizing the course. Summer school organizing Estonian university offers accommodation or makes the scholarship payment to student. Course fee is also paid to university.
The following documents shall be submitted when applying for the scholarship for short courses:
application form and motivation letter;
confirmation of registration from home university containing information on the applicant's level of study, normal period of studies and progress towards the degree;
confirmation letter from course organizing university (can be sent by e-mail);
copy of passport or ID-card.
The decision to award a scholarship to the applicant does not guarantee his/her admittance to the institution of interest. The applicant should submit the necessary documents directly to the host institution and register to summer school course. The decision on admission should be taken before the scholarship decision.
The application must be submitted to the email aadress displayed on the website. All documents must be attached to the referred email. The deadline is June 15 (23.59 Estonian time)!