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Saturday, April 9, 2011

Croatian Government Scholarships for Foreign Students and Professors

Overview

Scholarization: The Ministry of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia offers scholarships for foreign students and professors of higher education institutions as well as research fellows who intend to gain further professional experience in Croatian institutions of higher education or research. Scholarships can be applied for under two categories:


1 . BILATERAL AGREEMENTS

The Ministry of Science, Education and Sports welcomes applications by citizens of countries (and territories) that have a valid/effective educational co-operation programme with Croatia, or a bilateral agreement signed by the Croatian Government or the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports and the relevant ministry of the given country (or territory).

COUNTRIES WHOSE CITIZENS MAY APPLY ON THE BASIS OF A VALID/EFFECTIVE
EDUCATIONAL CO-OPERATION PROGRAMME AND/OR A BILATERAL AGREEMENT:

Austria, Belgium (Flanders), Bulgaria, China, Germany (Bavaria), Greece, Hungary, India, Israel, Italy, Montenegro, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Turkey, Ukraine.


2. SCHOLARSHIPS FOR STUDENTS OF CROATIAN LANGUAGE

The Ministry of Science, Education and Sports welcomes applications by students of language
departments of Croatian language and literature abroad, regardless of whether or not they fall under the jurisdiction of the Ministry.

1. SCHOLARSHIP TYPES

The following scholarships are available in the 2011/2012 Academic Year:

A/1. one semester studies for students of Croatian Language abroad

Eligible applicants: undergraduate (BA/BSc) and graduate (MA/MSc) students, especially those
majoring in Croatian Language and Literature, as well as graduate students working on their
theses. Before application, students are required to have completed a minimum of two semesters at their home institutions.

A/2. semester / partial studies (3-10 months)

Eligible applicants: undergraduate (BA/BSc) and graduate (MA/MSc) students. Before application, students are required to have completed a minimum of two semesters at their home institutions.

B. undergraduate / graduate studies

C/1. full PhD programme (36 months)

The scholarship is conditional upon successful entrance exam / admission to the respective
doctoral school.

C/2. partial PhD studies (12 months)

Applicants must be enrolled in a PhD programme at an accredited institution of higher education
in his/her home country or in a foreign country (but not in Croatia).

D. postdoctoral studies, research (1-10 months)

Applicants must have a PhD or an equivalent degree.

E. research visit (3-21 days or 1-10 months)

For associate or higher ranking professors or for researchers holding minimum a PhD or an
equivalent degree.

F. summer course in the summer of 2011 (2 weeks)

2. GENERAL PROVISIONS

These scholarships allow for study or research in any field of arts and sciences during the granted period at an accredited public Croatian higher education or research institution to be determined in advance. For Type A scholarship, an applicant may submit an application only on one occasion during his/her BA/BSc studies, and on another occasion during his/her MA/MSc studies. The semester / partial studies and full PhD and partial PhD studies scholarships may not be extended. Postgraduate studies, postdoctoral studies and research or research visit scholarships may be extended exceptionally, only under special circumstances, on one occasion. The Ministry of Science, Education and Sports scholarships can only be used for conducting studies or research in Croatia, which means that scholarship holders must stay in Croatia during the whole period of their studies or research.

3. FINANCIAL BENEFITS FOR SCHOLARSHIP HOLDERS:

1. undergraduate / graduate
♦ 1.300,00 kn - monthly allowance
♦ subsidized accommodation in the student dormitory and subsidized meals at student restaurants
2. postgraduate studies or research
♦ 1.500,00 kn - monthly allowance
♦ subsidized accommodation in the student dormitory and subsidized meals at student restaurants
3. for scholarships of 21 days or shorter
♦ 170,00 kn per diem
♦ subsidized accommodation in the student dormitory
4. summer course (2 weeks)
♦ Tuition-free course, free accommodation and meals


4 . DOCUMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED

Every application must contain two (2) copies of the documents listed below in one of the following languages: Croatian or English

A/1. one semester studies for students of Croatian Language abroad

o Application form of the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports
o One (1) identity card photo, affixed on the application form provided by MoSES
o A photocopy of passport
o Curriculum Vitae (in Europass format)
http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/europass/home/hornav/Downloads/EuropassCV/CVTemplate.csp
o Transcript of the last two completed semesters at the home institution (Copy of BA/BSc degree - for those who have completed a BA/BSc programme)
o Letter of interest
o Recommendation of a Croatian language fellow at the home institution, co-signed by the Head of Department
o Copy of enrolment at the applicant's home institution
o Medical certificate of satisfactory health condition

A/2. semester / partial studies (3-10 months)

o Application form of the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports
o One (1) identity card photo, affixed on the application form provided by MoSES
o A photocopy of passport
o Curriculum Vitae (in Europass format)
http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/europass/home/hornav/Downloads/EuropassCV/CVTemplate.csp
o Transcript of the last two completed semesters at the home institution (Copy of BA/BSc degree - for those who have completed a BA/BSc programme)
o Letter of interest
o Certificate of proficiency in Croatian - unless there is another working language agreed upon for the proposed course/programme (to be attached to the letter of invitation)
o Copy of enrolment at the applicant's home institution
o Letter of invitation by the host institution in Croatia

o Two letters of recommendation
o Medical certificate of satisfactory health condition

B. undergraduate / graduate studies

o Application form of the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports
o One (1) identity card photo, affixed on the application form provided by MoSES
o A photocopy of passport
o Curriculum Vitae (in Europass format)
http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/europass/home/hornav/Downloads/EuropassCV/CVTemplate.csp
o Letter of interest
o Copy of the last acquired Certificate or Diploma
o A language certificate of the language(s) that the candidate declares that he/she speaks
o Medical certificate of satisfactory health condition

C/1. full PhD programme (36 months)

o Application form of the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports
o One (1) identity card photo, affixed on the application form provided by MoSES
o A photocopy of passport
o Curriculum Vitae (in Europass format)
http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/europass/home/hornav/Downloads/EuropassCV/CVTemplate.csp
o List of publications
o Copy of the highest degree / diploma received
o Precise and detailed work plan - maximum two pages
o Certificate of proficiency in Croatian - unless there is another working language agreed upon for the proposed course/programme (to be attached to the letter of invitation)
o Letters of recommendation from two recognized experts in the relevant discipline
o Letter of invitation by the director of an accredited doctoral school in Croatia (in which he/she
declares that the applicant can take part in a tuition-free programme if he/she is accepted in the
doctoral school and the MoSES scholarship is awarded to him/her).
o Medical certificate of satisfactory health condition

C/2. partial PhD studies (12 months)

o Application form of the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports
o One (1) identity card photo, affixed on the application form provided by MoSES
o A photocopy of passport

o Curriculum Vitae (in Europass format)
http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/europass/home/hornav/Downloads/EuropassCV/CVTemplate.csp
o List of publications
o Copy of the highest degree/diploma received
o Precise and detailed work plan - maximum two pages
o Certificate of proficiency in Croatian - unless there is another working language agreed upon for the proposed course/programme (to be attached to the letter of invitation)
o Two letters of recommendation: one by the applicant's home institution, one by the supervisor in Croatia
o Copy of enrolment of the applicant's doctoral school
o Letter of invitation by the director of an accredited doctoral school in Croatia
o Medical certificate of satisfactory health condition

C/3 postgraduate studies / research (3-21 days or 1-10 months)

o Application form of the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports
o One (1) identity card photo, affixed on an application form provided by MoSES
o A photocopy of passport
o Curriculum Vitae (in Europass format)
http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/europass/home/hornav/Downloads/EuropassCV/CVTemplate.csp
o List of publications
o Copy of highest degree/diploma
o Precise and detailed work plan - maximum two pages
o Certificate of proficiency in Croatian - unless there is another agreed upon working language for the proposed course/programme (to be attached to the letter of invitation)
o Two letters of recommendation: one by the applicant's home institution, one by the supervisor in Croatia
o Copy of enrolment at the applicant's doctoral school
o Letter of invitation by the director of an accredited doctoral school in Croatia
o Medical certificate of satisfactory health condition

D. postdoctoral studies, research (1-10 months)

o Application form of the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports
o One (1) identity card photo, affixed on the application form provided by MoSES
o A photocopy of passport
o Curriculum Vitae (in Europass format)


http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/europass/home/hornav/Downloads/EuropassCV/CVTemplate.csp

o List of publications
o Copy of the highest degree/diploma received
o Precise and detailed work plan - maximum two pages
o Certificate of proficiency in Croatian - unless there is another working language agreed upon for the proposed course/programme (to be attached to the letter of invitation)
o Letters of recommendation from two recognized experts in the relevant discipline
o Letter of invitation by the future host institution in Croatia
o Medical certificate of satisfactory health condition

E. research visit (3-21 days or 1-10 months)

o Application form of the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports
o One (1) identity card photo, affixed on the application form provided by MoSES
o A photocopy of passport
o Curriculum Vitae (in Europass format)

http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/europass/home/hornav/Downloads/EuropassCV/CVTemplate.csp

o List of publications
o Copy of the highest degree/diploma received (supporting document of associate or higher ranking
professorship)
o Precise and detailed work plan - maximum two pages
o Certificate of proficiency in Croatian - unless there is another working language agreed upon for the proposed course/programme (to be attached to the letter of invitation)
o Two letters of recommendation from two recognized experts in the relevant discipline
o Letter of invitation by the future host institution in Croatia
o Medical certificate of satisfactory health condition

F. summer course in the summer of 2011 (2 weeks)

o Application form of the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports
o One (1) identity card photo, affixed on the application form provided by MoSES
o A photocopy of passport
o Curriculum Vitae (in Europass format)
http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/europass/home/hornav/Downloads/EuropassCV/CVTemplate.csp
o Copy of the highest degree/diploma received
o Letter of interest
o Letter of recommendation


Please find below a list of offices in charge of academic recognition of foreign higher education
qualifications at Croatian universities:

University of Zagreb
Office for Academic Recognition of Foreign
Higher Education Qualifications
Trg maršala Tita 14
10000 Zagreb
tel.: +385 1 4564 272
contact person:
Mirjana Fuchs; dipl. iur., Davor Mavrić, dipl. theol.
e-mail: davor.mavric@unizg.hr

University of Rijeka
Office for Academic Recognition of Foreign
Higher Education Qualifications
Trg braće Mažuranića 10
51000 Rijeka
tel.: +385 51 406-574, fax: +385 51 406 585
contact person:
Andrea Miočić
e-mail: andrea@uniri.hr

University of Zadar
Office for Academic Recognition of Foreign
Higher Education Qualifications
Mihovila Pavlinovića 1
23000 Zadar
tel.: +385 23 200 596, fax: +385 23 316 882
contact person:
Vilma Kotlar
e-mail: vkotlar@unizd.hr

J. J. Strossmayer University in Osijek
Office for Academic Recognition of Foreign
Higher Education Qualifications
Cara Hadrijana bb, Kampus
31000 Osijek
tel.: +385 31 224 183
contact person:
Marina Holjenko, dipl. iur.
e-mail: holjenko@unios.hr

University of Split
Office for Academic Recognition of Foreign
Higher Education Qualifications
Livanjska 5/1
21000 Split
tel.: +385 21 558 208
contact person:
Dubravka Radas, dipl.iur.
e-mail: dubravka@unist.hr

University of Dubrovnik
Office for Academic Recognition of Foreign
Higher Education Qualifications
Ćire Carića 4
20000 Dubrovnik
tel.: +385 20 445 772
contact person:
Sandra Memunić
e-mail: sadra.memunic@unidu.hr

PROCEDURE

The deadline for application and for submitting two copies of the required documents is: 13th May 2011 (as per postmark).

Printed application materials should be sent to (by home agency if applicable):
Ministry of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia
Directorate for International Cooperation and European Integration
Donje Svetice 38
10 000 Zagreb
Croatia

Source http://www.cmepius.si/


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