Civil Society Academic Excellence Scholarships in Greece


The World Scholarship Forum Team is delighted to announce to you that various Scholarship Opportunities are available by the Department of Political Science and International Relations (PSIR) of the University of Peloponnese in Greece for Civil Society Academic Excellence Scholarships.

The purpose of scholarships is to strengthen scientific research regarding civil society and encourage young people to follow the example set by Tzanetos Antypas in the field of social work.

Where: University of Peloponnese

Field of study: Civil Society Organizations

Degree: Postgraduate Program, doctoral program

Scholarship award: Postgraduate-€3,500; doctoral-€9,000

Number of awards in total: 20
Important information:

  • Through the program, you will acquire high-level academic knowledge and skills.
  • You will be assessed based on your:
    • academic performance, as documented by academic degrees and academic activity,
    • financial
    • volunteer experience and
    • leadership skills

What do you need to submit?

  • a recently updated curriculum vitae
  • a short “letter of motivation”, (up to 400 words) on why they believe that attending the postgraduate or PhD program will benefit their career in the NGO sector
  • the acceptance of their application to the Postgraduate Program “Governance and Public Policy” or their application for a PhD thesis, by the PSIR GA
  • a letter of recommendation from a person who can assess their professional experience and voluntary action, in collaboration with civil society actors
  • a copy of their income tax return statement for the recent fiscal year

To apply: online

Closing date: September 30, 2017

Click here to go to official website

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