Application form in 2019/2020 acad. year

The Pēteris Alunāns Family Scholarship

First year students of the Tartu University are welcome to apply for the Peteris Alunans Family Scholarship in 2019/2020 acad. year. This scholarship is purposed for orphans, students without parental support and indigent students (whose families have no work-related incomes (parents are unemployed or disabled)).

The scholarship provides a tuition fee (if necessary) + 2 500 EUR support for day to day expenses each academic year throughout the entire period of undergraduate studies.

Applicants have to submit:

  • CV (completed in English in accordance with EUROPASS guidelines);
  • Two scanned motivation letters written in handwriting (in both languages - Estonian and English);
  • An open essay on the subject “Which patron of the Tartu University would I most aspire to be alike and why?” (up to 2 000 characters);
  • Other documents at applicants discretion, attesting its experience in its independent work, intellectual potential, the ability for new innovative ideas, and documents that can aid in the evaluation process.

We expect two letters of recommendation from the applicant's Secondary school teachers, directors or other representatives of the organizations he or she had got involved during studies in Secondary school at e-mail address fonds@fonds.lv until the 21stof October, 23:59. Language: English.

Scholarship Commission: CEO of the Univ. of Latvia Foundation Laila Kundziņa.

 

In case of questions please contact to CEO of the UL Foundation Laila Kundziņa via e-mail laila.kundzina@fonds.lv.

 

Deadline for applications: 21.10.2019. 23:59.


The University of Latvia Foundation has been operating since 2004. It is a philanthropic organization of high repute, which in cooperation with patrons and partners supports outstanding, dedicated students, postgraduates, doctoral students, educators, researchers, as well as excellent projects and professionals in education, science, sports and culture.

The Univ. of Latvia Foundation administers the P. Alunans Family Scholarship for 2019/2020 academic year.

Pēteris Alunāns Family Scholarship



Applicant
Before applying, check the application terms – whether the selected scholarship is awarded to your faculty, study program, study level and study year.


Contact details
CV compliant with European guidelines must be attached: seeEuropass)
The total size of files attached to the form must not exceed 14 MB

Motivation
Grounds for the need of a scholarship. Please mention all scientific work (research), publications, readings, participation in seminars and conferences, special achievements, public activities, competitions, difficult financial or material conditions. For applicants for social, humanitarian or natural sciences, please indicate the study (research) motivation. Additional terms and conditions can be found with scholarship descriptions and regulations.
The total size of files attached to the form must not exceed 14 MB
Other documents at your discretion, attesting your experience in your independent work, intellectual potential, the ability for new innovative ideas, and documents that can aid in the evaluation process.
The total size of files attached to the form must not exceed 14 MB
We expect two letters of recommendation from the applicant’s lecturers at e-mail address fonds@fonds.lv


Applicants declaration
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After submitting the application, make sure you have received the confirmation e-mail to the e-mail address provided in the application form. If the confirmation e-mail has not been received, check whether the total files attached do not exceed 14 MB and try submitting the form again. If you have any enquiries, please contact us at fonds@fonds.lv.