The 2020 Estonian Government Scholarship For Short Courses is now open for application. The scholarship aims to support participation in summer courses of Estonian language and culture as well as in courses of summer and winter schools related to the English-language curricula of degree study in Estonia.
The Estonian scholarship programme is available for international students, researchers and academic staff willing to conduct short stay research or study in Estonia.
- Host Institutions: University of Tartu,Tallinn University, University of Tartu and Tallinn University of Technology in Estonia.
- Fields of Study: fields of study below.
- Number of awards: Not specified.
- Duration: Short stay (up to 28 days).
- Eligible countries: Open to all nationalities.
Estonian Government Scholarship For Short Courses Benefits
The scholarship is used to reimburse up to 500 EUR of the course fee and accommodation costs of 25 EUR per day for a maximum of 28 days per secondment in a calendar year.
Estonian Government Scholarship For Short Courses Eligibility
To apply for the Estonian national Scholarship programme, applicants must have the following profile:
- Be students of Bachelor’s, Master’s or doctoral studies in foreign universities who are actively involved in the studies at the time of application and have been studying at a university for at least one year.
- During the period of payment of grant the scholarship recipient should stay in Estonia.
- The candidate should pre-register to the course for applying for the scholarship.
You may also be eligible for the:
- UNESCO/ISEDC Russian Federation Co-Sponsored Fellowships;
- TaiwanICDF International Higher Education Scholarship;
- Tuition Free American Degrees At University Of The People;
- UNAOC Fellowship For EUNA And MENA Countries.
Fields of Study
- Estonian Language Summer Courses in the University of Tartu;
- Estonian Language in Tallinn University;
- Viron kielen kurssit suomalaisille in the University of Tartu;
- Courses in Tallinn University:
- Basics of Game Development;
- Design of Serious Games;
- Educational Innovation – Getting Ready for the Future;
- Experimental Interaction Design;
- Information and Knowledge Management;
- Storytelling, Comics and Illustrations;
- Social Enterprises: Using Your Creativity and Sensitivity;
- The Formation of Global Norms in a Changing World Order;
- Gamification Workshop.
- Courses in Tallinn University of Technology:
- Cyber security;
- English language and Nordic culture;
- Practical Robotics with 3D printing.
- Courses in University of Tartu:
- Juri Lotman and the Semiotics of Culture: Contemporary Applications;
- Educational Change in Times of Rapid Technological Innovation;
- Estonian Language Summer Courses for Finnish speakers;
- Craft Camp;
- Estonian Language Summer Courses with instruction in English;
- Viron kielen kurssit suomalaisille/Estonian Language with Instruction in Finnish;
- 9th Martens Summer School on International Law;
- European Encounters: Estonia’s Economic Innovation and Baltic Regional Security;
- Open and Closed Societies: The Example of Japan.
- Courses in Estonian Academy of Arts:
- Interaction Design;
- Fashion on Borders in Narva Art Residency;
- Iron Smelting Workshop;
- Graphic Design;
- Performance Workshop;
- Architecture and Construction in the Urban Environment;
- Critical Perspectives to Clothing Practices: Radical Ironing;
- Egg Tempera Painting Workshop in Narva Art Residency;
- Wood and Sea: production and interior design.
How to apply for the Estonian Government Scholarship For Short Courses
To apply for the Estonian national Scholarship programme applicants must submit the following documents before the deadline.
- application form and motivation letter through the online application system (please register to start the application);
- confirmation of admission from the organising higher education institution in Estonia (can be sent by e-mail) or confirmation of submission of required admission documents;
- confirmation of registration from home university containing information on the applicant’s level of study, normal period of studies and progress towards the degree;
- copy of passport or ID-card.
All documents should be in English or Estonian. Documents must be translated to any of these languages if the language of issuance is different. Applications which are not fully completed, drawn up as required or include false information or are submitted with a delay are not assessed.
Candidate should pre-register to the course for applying for the scholarship. The Application deadline is . For more information on the Estonian Government Scholarship For Short Courses, please visit the official page. To be the first to see latest opportunities, please follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.