Stipendium Hungaricum dissertation scholarship


Tempus Public Foundation (TPF) announces a dissertation scholarship application for Stipendium Hungaricum doctoral students who have obtained their pre-degree certificate (absolutorium) in the academic year 2020/2021 but have not yet received their doctoral degree.

The duration of the Stipendium Hungaricum dissertation scholarship starts in the month following the last month of the semester in which the doctoral student obtains their absolutorium and lasts for the number of awarded months, but no later than the calendar month of the public defense of the thesis. The maximum duration of the SH dissertation scholarship is 12 months.

Application procedures will be carried out by the Hungarian higher education institutions and TPF will approve the list of nominated applicants by the sending institutions at the beginning of June 2021. The list of scholarship awardees will be decided by the Board of Trustees of the TPF until the end of August 2021.

Application awardees will receive for the duration of their scholarship a monthly stipend of 180.000 HUF as a contribution to the living costs in Hungary, free dormitory space or accommodation contribution up to 40.000 HUF per month and medical insurance for up to 100.000 HUF.

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