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Skype’s Foreign Studies’ Master’s Scholarship, 2017 is being launched by Skype and the Information Technology Foundation for Education.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of Skype’s Foreign Studies’ Master’s Scholarship, 2017 must be Estonian citizens and foreigners living in Estonia on the permanent residence basis.
  • Applicants must have satisfied all the qualifications to enter into a Masters degree.
  • Skype and the Information Technology Foundation are ineligible to apply.

Documents required:

Candidates applying for Skype’s Foreign Studies’ Master’s Scholarship, 2017 must submit the following documents before the deadline:

  • CV with their contact details
  • Complete results of their studies at the last university/institution they attended
  • Description of the topic they wish to cover in their Master’s thesis or general description of the field they are interested in (max 1000 characters) with details of the country and educational institution they’d study at
  • an essay in 4500-7000 characters on the topic “What I will be doing in five years’ time thanks to the Skype foreign studies scholarship”

 

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Skype and the Information Technology Foundation for Education hereby launch the competition for foreign studies Master’s scholarships for 2017. The Scholarship is designed to cover the cost of tuition fees or other costs related to studies.

The aims of the Scholarship are to promote the transfer of knowledge between the sciences and the humanities and the popularization of ICT specialties and to boost the availability of Master’s studies abroad for Master’s students from Estonia.

The Information Technology Foundation for Education (HITSA) is a non-profit association established by the Republic of Estonia, the University of Tartu, Tallinn University of Technology, Eesti Telekom and the Estonian Association of Information Technology and Telecommunications.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the sciences (preferably related to information and communications technology) or interdisciplinary studies on condition that one level of higher education is completed in the sciences.

Scholarship Award: The scholarship is worth 8000 euros for the 2017/2018 academic. The Scholarship is designed to cover the cost of tuition fees or other costs related to studies. The period of the scholarship is the 2017/2018 academic year – 10 months in total.

Number of Scholarships: There is one scholarship available.

Scholarship can be taken in Estonia

Eligibility: Applications are open to Estonian citizens and foreigners living in Estonia on the basis of a permanent residence permit who have met the qualifications to enroll in Master’s studies.

Nationality: Estonian and foreign students living in Estonia are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

How to Apply: In order to apply, applicants must fill the online application form. Please attach the following additional documents:

  • CV, which must list contact details (including your telephone number and e-mail address);
  • Full results of studies at the last educational institution you attended (i.e. academic record);
  • Describe the topic you plan to cover in your Master’s thesis, or if you have not decided this, describe in general the field you are interested in (up to 1000 characters), indicating the country and/or educational institution at which you would you like to continue your studies; and
  • An essay on the topic “What I will be doing in five years’ time thanks to the Skype foreign studies scholarship” (4500-7000 characters).

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is July 16, 2017.

Scholarship Link

The Tallinn University of Technology (TTÜ), offers sixty-one DoRa Pluss scholarships to full-time, on-campus international students for the academic session of 2017-18. These scholarships are provided to pursue master degree proin diverse fields in Estonia.

The aim of the scholarship assists high achieving and highly motivated international students.

Tallinn University of Technology (TTU), the only technological university in Estonia. TTÜ is to become one of the leading technological universities in the Baltic Sea region. TTU is a university, which by relying on academic competencies and professional management, responds actively to the needs of the rapidly developing society and is involved in tackling the challenges of the digital era.

Course Level: These scholarships are available to pursue the master degree.

Study Subject: These scholarships are awarded in the following subjects:

  • European Architecture
  • Environmental Engineering and Management
  • Computer Systems and Engineering
  • Communicative Electronics
  • Cyber Security
  • E-Governance Technologies and Services
  • Materials and Processes for Sustainable Energetics
  • Technology of Wood and Plastics
  • Engineering Physics
  • Health Care Technology
  • Design and Engineering
  • Mechatronics
  • Industrial Engineering and Management
  • Technology Governance
  • Law
  • International Business Administration
  • International Relations and European-Asian Studies

Scholarship Award: These scholarships will cover the following:

  • The monthly amount of the scholarship is 350 euros and it is paid during the period of September 1st to June 30th.

Numbers of Scholarships: Sixty-one scholarships are available.

Scholarship can be taken in Estonia

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for these scholarships:

  • Are non-residents of the Republic of Estonia;
  • Have not exceeded a total period of one year stay in Estonia during the last three years;
  • Started their studies in the Master’s programme at TTÜ after 1 July 2017;
  • Study full load and reside in Estonia during the period of scholarship acquisition.

Nationality: International applicants can apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous year degree.

English Language Requirement: Applicants must meet the necessary language proficiency requirements of the host institution.

Master Scholarship

How to Apply: Applicants can apply via email.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 1, 2017.

Scholarship Link

Tallinn University invites applications for the postdoctoral researcher who will participate in the work of the Tallinn University (TU) Centre of Excellence in Interdisciplinary Life-course Studies. TU Centre of Excellence in Interdisciplinary Life-course Studies aims to enable the initiation and implementation of high level interdisciplinary research projects involving studies of life-course in cooperation with sociologists, demographers and political scientists.

Requirements:

  • Applicants must hold a doctoral degree or an equivalent qualification in Sociology, Political Science, Demography or cognate fields awarded within the past 5 years as of the deadline for the submission of grant application.
  • A doctoral degree defended outside of TU is required in the case of a post-doctoral fellow.
  • Applicant must possess fluency in English (C1) for teaching and research.

Location: Tallinn.

Starting date: temporary position; September 1st 2017 to August 31st 2019

Applications:

  • Motivation letter addressed to the Rector in which the applicant provides an overview of the aims seeking to realize in developing the field of teaching, research and development or creative activity.
  • CV
  • Copies of the document proving the qualification to hold the position and its annexes.
  • Originals of the document proving qualification and its annexes or certified copies may be requested from the candidate.
  • List of research publications
  • Link to the full text of, or, if it is not possible, a file of one representative research publication.
  • The application documents shall be submitted only in English if proficiency in Estonian is not required from the person filling the position.
—————-Quick Overview————-
Organization Tallinn University
Fellowship Level Postdoctoral
Country Estonia
Subject areas Sociology, Political Science, Demography
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 17th April 2017
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More information about the position

Estonian national scholarship programme is open for international students, researchers and academic staff – Scholarships for summer and winter schools. The scholarship can be awarded to the BA, MA and PhD students who are enrolled at the higher education institution abroad at least one year by the time of application.

The purpose of the scholarship for short courses is to support participation in short courses of Estonian language and culture organised by the Estonian institutions of higher education as well as in summer and winter schools related to the degree programmes taught in English.

Study in Estonia is official national guide to higher education in the Republic of Estonia and is maintained by the Archimedes Foundation. Their aim is to promote Estonia as an attractive study destination and promote the possibilities for studying for international students

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing Estonian language and culture courses

  • Estonian Language Summer Courses in the University of Tartu
  • Estonian Language in Tallinn University
  • Viron kielen kurssit suomalaisille in the University of Tartu

Study Subject: The scholarships are intended to support participation in summer courses of Estonian language and culture as well as in courses of summer and winter schools related to the English-language curricula of degree study in Estonia.

Scholarship Award: The scholarship is used to reimburse up to 500 EUR of the course fee and accommodation costs of 25 EUR per day for a maximum of 28 days per secondment in a calendar year.

Scholarship can be taken in Estonia

Eligibility:

  • The stipend is available for students of Bachelor’s, Masters or doctoral studies in foreign universities who are actively involved in the studies at the time of application and have been studying at university for at least one year.
  • During the period of payment of the grant, the scholarship recipient should stay in Estonia.
  • The candidate should pre-register to the course for applying for the scholarship.

Nationality: International students can apply for Estonian Government Scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

English Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

International Scholarships

How to Apply: In case of short courses the following documents shall be submitted (Application period is from 20.02.2017 to 20.03.2017)

  • Application form and motivation letter through online application system
  • Confirmation of admission from the higher education institution in Estonia or confirmation of submission of required admission documents;
  • A copy of passport or ID-card.
  • Transcript of records from the home university;
  • Confirmation of registration from home university containing information on the applicant’s level of study, normal period of studies and progress towards the degree;
  • Confirmation of admission from organising institution (can be sent by e-mail);

All documents should be in English or Estonian. Documents must be translated to any of these languages if the language of issuance is different. The foundation has the right to require the additional documents. Submitted documents will be not returned to the applicant. The applications which are not full complicated, drawn up as required, include false information or arrive with delay are not assessed.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 20, 2017.

Scholarship Link