The scholarship is dedicated to the memory of the lecturer and pastor of the University of Latvia (UL), Dr. theol. Modris Kārlis Gulbis (1927–2002). The aim of the scholarship is to support able and diligent students of the UL Faculty of Theology who aspire to service in Latvian Lutheran congregations in Latvia or abroad.


The scholarship is intended for the UL Faculty of Theology bachelor’s and master’s students.

Number of scholarships: 1.

Scholarship amount: EUR 2 200 per academic year.

Scholarship Commission: Dean of the UL Faculty of Theology Prof. Dace Balode (Chairman of the Scholarship commission), Pastor of Luther's parish Linards Rozentāls, Archbishop of the Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Church Abroad Lauma Zušēvica, Professor at the UL Faculty of Theology Valdis Tēraudkalns and Financial consultant of the Kārlis Ozoliņš-Emīls Mednis Charitable Trust Ivars Petrovskis.


Within a single academic year, the applicant may receive only one scholarship financed by the patrons of the University of Latvia Foundation.


Scholarship recipients

In the 2020/2021 academic year - Bella Briška.

In the 2019/2020 and 2018/2019 academic year – Bella Briška.
In the 2017/2018 academic year – Anete Jenča and Estere Pumpura.
In the 2016/2017 academic year – Linda Plešauniece and Kristaps Kravalis.