Skype and the Information Technology Foundation for Education launch the competition for foreign studies Master’s scholarships for 2016.

The Skype foreign studies Master’s scholarships are designed to support the Master’s studies of two individuals outside of Estonia in the sciences (preferably related to information and communications technology) in 2016, or interdisciplinary studies on condition that one level of higher education is completed in the sciences. The aims of the Scholarships are to promote the transfer of knowledge between the sciences and the humanities and the popularisation of ICT specialities and to boost the availability of Master’s studies abroad for Master’s students from Estonia.

Each scholarship is worth 8000 euros for the 2016/2017 academic year.
The deadline for submission of applications is 15 June 2016.

The scholarships are designed to cover the cost of tuition fees or other costs related to studies. The period of the scholarships is the 2016/2017 academic year – 10 months in total. Applications are open to all 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.

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