International students can now study for free or at a lower cost at Slovak. The ministry of education, science, research and sports of the Slovak republic makes this possible.
The Slovak government scholarship awards eligible students who are usually nationals of a partner country an opportunity to study at a Slovak public university.
To successfully apply for this opportunity and become a beneficiary, you need to get first-hand information on eligibility criteria, application procedure, and application deadline.
The table of contents below highlights the all the important information discussed in details in this article.
- About the Slovak Government Scholarships
- Who Should Apply for Slovak Governement Scholarship?
- How to Apply for Slovak Government Scholarships for International students
- AUTHOR’S RECOMMENDATION
About the Slovak Government Scholarships
The Slovakia scholarship was established by the Slovak Republic to support student mobility. Through its Ministry of Education, science, and research, the Slovak government offers scholarships to candidates willing to have a short stay- 3 to 10 months in Slovakia.
This stay must be for research and study purposes. The program comes like an exchange program between the Slovak Republic and other countries of the world.
Who Should Apply for Slovak Governement Scholarship?
Only applications from students who fulfil the eligibility criteria below will become considered:
Level/Field of Study
Scholarships are granted by the Slovak Government under the conditions for granting Official Development Assistance(ODA) defined by the OECD, including awarding the grant from the Slovakia Government Scholarship to persons with Slovak Living status abroad.
Slovak Scholarships application is open to students from the following countries:
With this Slovak Government Scholarships for International students, students receive a monthly scholarship and stipends.
Duration of Scholarship:
A Slovakia Government Scholarship will be awarded:
- Over the normal duration of the respective program,
- For ten months in the case of language education,
- In the months between completion of the language education and enrollment in the respective academic program or between the end of studying in an academic program and enrolling in another academic program if the participant completes the full language course or a student completes the studies.
Slovak Government Scholarships may be awarded to a national of a partner country under the following conditions:
a) If the person has:
- temporary residence for study purposes, 10)
- a temporary residence as a third-party national who has acquired the status of a Slovak Living abroad 11) or
- the right to reside in the territory of the Slovak Republic for more than three months, 12)
b) The person is:
- a full-time student at a public university in the Slovak Republic in any of the academic programs referred to in the notice defined in subsection 2, who demonstrates command of Slovak language at the level required by that public university; or
- Participation in language education for the purpose of higher education (“language education”)
c) The person on or after 1st September of the year in which the application for a government scholarship is submitted,
- is at least 18 years and not more than 26 years in language education for the study of an academic program of the first or second level or an academic program that combines the studies of the first and second level in such an academic program or
- at least 23 years and not more than 35 years old, as far as language education is concerned, for studying in an academic postgraduate course or for studying in such an academic program.
How to Apply for Slovak Government Scholarships for International students
The online application form is available on the Slovak Aid website: www.vladnestipendia.sk or applicants can apply directly through the link below:
The deadline for submission is 30th May.
For more details, applicants should visit the link below:
- Partnership Scholarship for International Students in Germany 2020
- Tutor Plus scholarship Program 2020
- Papilior Scholarship Program 2020
- Technology For All Scholarship Program 2020
- Slovak Republic National Scholarship for Foreign Applicant 2020
- University of Oxford Rawnsley Graduate Studentship at St Hugh’s College in the UK
- Johnstone Family Scholarship in Australia 2020
- Monash University Robert Blackwood Scholarships 2020
- London Business School Sloan Women Scholarship
- Paradigm Challenge Scholarship Contest 2020
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