Get Your Chance To Study In The Czech Republic For Free

The Faculty of Social Sciences at Charles University in Prague through the support of the Czech Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport offers 7 development scholarships for developing countries. Applications for these scholarships are open to all students from developing countries and countries going through a process of political and economic transition. Deadline to apply is April 30.

Scholarships are available for pursuing both bachelor’s and master’s studies programmes at Charles University. Under the terms of this scholarship, students will receive a waiver of school fees for their first semester of study, plus a one-off payment of 50 000 CZK (about 2050 EUR) as a contribution towards living costs.

Main criteria

Applications for these scholarships are open to all students from developing countries and/or countries going through a process of political and economic transition who are applying for study in the Charles University`s Faculty of Social Sciences from academic year 2017/18.

Application Process 

Applications must include the following documents: completed application form, motivation essay of no more than 1000 words, explaining why they need a scholarship, and what they hope to gain from their studies at Charles University and two letters of recommendation from teachers, who know the student from their previous studies, including confirmation of the student’s financial need.

All documents submitted must be originals and written in the English language, or accompanied by certified translations.

Please note, all scholarship applicants must also lodge an online application for their selected study program and note the name of the programme on their application for a scholarship. Without this their application for a scholarship will not be considered.

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