In 2019, the Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Church in Willimantic (Connecticut, USA), in cooperation with the "Friends of the University of Latvia" established a new scholarship to support theological and religious sciences at the University of Latvia (UL).

Scholarships are intended for the students at the UL Faculty of Theology.

Number of scholarships: 2.

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 - Liene Sandalāne un Ineta Lansdovne.

In the 2019/2020 academic year – Ineta Lansdovne and Anete Jenča.