30 Economics Scholarships: CERGE-EI

Posted: April 5, 2017 in Apr-Jun Deadline, Czech Republic, Ecnomics and Finance, Europe, Others, PhD
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30 Economics Scholarships: CERGE-EI : 30 CERGE-EI Fully Funded PhD Scholarships in Economics

CERGE-EI (Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education Economics Institute) – Czech Republic, is offering fully funded scholarships for PhD degree for the academic year 2017 – 2018. Students of any country can apply.

This scholarship program will cover full tuition fees and also provide stipend for the living expenses. The scholarship is available for the duration of the study. Scholarships would be available only for PhD programs in Economics.


  • Applicants from any country can apply.
  • A Master’s degree or equivalent that can be recognized in the Czech Republic (or the expectation of completing a Master’s degree by June of the year for which the candidate is applying.
  • Applicants must meet all the entry requirements for PhD in Economics.
  • Applicants must have sufficient English language proficiency.
  • Scholarships only available for new students commencing study in September 2017. Current students are not eligible to apply.
  • Previous education in Economics is not required but welcomed.
  • Strong background in Mathematics would be an advantage.
  • Applicants with strong bachelordegree may also apply directly to the PhD program.

Number of Scholarships Available: 30

Direct Admission: Based on an applicants’ background and qualifications, direct admission (without further exams) to the CERGE-EI PhD program may be offered. Direct admission is typically awarded to 10-15 applicants with strong economics and/or mathematics background and motivation.

How to Apply: Candidate may apply online using the online application form available on the website or send all documents by post. There is no application fee.

Documents required:

  1. Application form
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Statement of motivation
  4. Verified copies of Bachelor & Master diplomas & transcripts
  5. Two letters of recommendation
  6. English language proficiency certificate (TOEFL / IELTS)
  7. Other supporting documents such as study records, certificates, etc.
  8. Please read the guidance and terms of the scholarship program on their website for more detail info.

Application Deadline: The closing date for this scholarship program is April 30, 2017. Late submissions will not be accepted.

Result Notification: Successful applicants will be notified around May 2017.


Quick Overview—————
Organization Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education Economics Institute
Fellowship Level Ph.D
Country      Czech Republic
Subject Areas Economics
Fellowship Amount As per the university norms
Eligibility Masters degree
Deadline 30th  April 2017


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