The 2017 Raefond Scholarship for International Students of the University of Tartu

Description of Scholarship: 

This scholarship is granted to students of the University of Tartu whose place of residence in the population register of Estonia is the city of Tartu. The Scholarship is granted to support successful studies.

Value/Amount: 

The amount of the scholarship is 700 EUR. Up to nine Scholarships are granted per year and at least one to a foreign student.

Full Eligibility Requirements: 

The applicant must be a student of the University of Tartu! The Scholarship may be applied for as of the third semester and the average grade of the applicant must be at least 4.0 in the respective level.

Upon granting the Scholarship, the student's study results and the extracurricular activities related to the city of Tartu and the University of Tartu are taken into account.

How to Apply: 

Applicant must submit an electronic application which includes the reasons for applying for the Scholarship, an overview of the extracurricular activities related to the city of Tartu and the University of Tartu and a recommendation letter from faculty or supervisor.

Deadline to Apply:

November 1st 2017

Scholarship will be awarded:

The recipients of the Scholarship are publicly announced in the course of celebrating the anniversary of the University of Tartu at the beginning of December. The scholarships are handed over by the Mayor of Tartu and the Rector of the University of Tartu at a ceremonial event celebrating the anniversary of the University of Tartu and are paid after the handover ceremony.

For further information please contact tysiht@ut.ee,  tel. 737 5852 or +372 56 571 221 (Katrin Linno)