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Tempus Public Foundation (TPF) is offering Scholarship Programme for Christian Young People. Scholarships are available for bachelor, master and one-tier master programmes.

The core mission of the Scholarship Programme for Christian Young People is to provide the possibility of studying in Hungary for young Christian students living in the crisis regions of the world and/or being threatened in their country because of their faith.

Tempus Public Foundation (TPF) is a non-profit organisation established in 1996 by the Hungarian Government, with the task of managing international cooperation programmes and special projects in the field of education, training and EU-related issues.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for bachelor, master and one-tier master programmes.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: These scholarships will cover the followings:

  • Tuition-free education: exemption from the payment of tuition fee
  • Monthly stipend: bachelor, master and one-tier master level: monthly amount of HUF 119 000 (cca. EUR 380) contribution to the living expenses in Hungary, for 12 months a year, until the completion of studies
  • Accommodation: dormitory place or a contribution of HUF 40 000 to accommodation costs for the whole duration of the scholarship period
  • Reimbursement of travel costs: HUF 200 000 /year (cca. EUR 645)
  • Medical insurance: health care services according to the relevant Hungarian legislation (Act No. 80 of 1997, national health insurance card) and supplementary medical insurance for up to HUF 65 000 (cca. EUR 205) a year/person

Scholarship can be taken in Hungary

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

  • Only those applications can be awarded scholarship, which also possess the recommendation from the local Church along with the approval of the Deputy State Secretariat for the Aid of Persecuted Christians.
  • Scholarship holders must possess the relevant language and education certificates, degrees requested by the host university of the selected degree programme. The scholarship holders commit themselves in the scholarship agreement that after the scholarship agreement ends they return to their home countries if the local security and political conditions allow it so.
  • Scholarships are for young applicants who are older than 18 years of age by the time their education starts in Hungary. An individual may win the scholarship only one time at a study level.

Nationality: Citizens of following countries: Egypt, Lebanese Republic, Republic of Iraq, State of Israel, Palestine, Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Syrian Arab Republic, The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, and Nigeria 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: All of the following documents are compulsory and need to be submitted to the online application surface by all applicants until June  16, 2017 (23:59 Budapest time).

  • Online application form
  • Motivation Letter
  • Approved recommendation
  • Proof of language proficiency and their translations in the language of the selected study programme or in Hungarian
  • School certificates and their translations in the language of the selected study programme or in Hungarian
  • Transcript of Records and its translation in the language of the selected study programme or in Hungarian
  • Medical certificate
  • Copy of passport
  • Statement for Application

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

Scholarship Link


The Hungarian Academy of Sciences Centre for Social Sciences Institute for Legal Studies (HAS CSS ILS) and the Pázmány Péter Catholic University Faculty of Law and Political Sciences invites application for the joint fellowship programme to enrich international competitiveness in research and education through involving postdoctoral foreign researchers in their academic work.

Location: Budapest

Salary: 458,300 HUF per month before taxes (plus accommodation)

Duration: 10 months (September 2017- June 2018)

Study areas: Law, with a preference for comparative law, public international law or European law.

Eligibility criteria

  • Applicants (Postdoctoral researchers) with a professional level of English language knowledge are eligible to apply for a fellowship programme at the HAS CSS ILS and Pázmány Law.
  • Knowledge of Hungarian is not required.


Applicants are expected to:

  • develop and provide at least four graduate level lectures per week that are each a minimum of 45 minutes in duration at Pázmány Law;
  • actively participate in the most important scholarly events and programmes of the HAS CSS ILS and the PPCE FLPS; and
  • help to strengthen the international relations of the HAS CSS ILS and Pázmány Law
  • Research and teaching topics

Application and selection procedure

  • The signed application to be sent electronically to the e-mail address
  • The application must include the following:
  • CV
  • Publication list
  • Electronic versions of 3 publications that the applicant feels represents his/her best work
  • Presentation of ongoing research
  • Motivation letter

Result announcement: on or before May 19, 2017.

————–Quick Overview————-
Organization Hungarian Academy of Sciences Centre for Social Sciences
Fellowship Level Postdoctoral
Country Hungary
Subject areas Social Sciences, Law
Fellowship amount 458,300 HUF
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 30 April 2017


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