Masaryk University is pleased to offer Kohn Research Scholarships for the citizens of the United States of America and of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The scholarships have a value of 20,000 CZK per month and are awarded for periods from one to 10 months, depending on the nature of the research or studies that the applicant wishes to pursue.
The main objective of the Masaryk University is to provide high quality, comprehensive educational and training opportunities that are compatible to changing needs of the students.
Masaryk University, located in Brno, is the second-largest public university in the Czech Republic and the leading higher education institution in Moravia. One of Masaryk University’s top priorities is scientific research. Masaryk University offers degrees in a wide range of traditional as well as newly-emerging disciplines and is currently one of the fastest-growing higher education institutions in Europe.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing research at Masaryk University in the Czech Republic.
Study Subject: Scholarships cover all fields of teaching and research at the university.
Scholarship Award: The scholarships have a value of 20,000 CZK per month, and are awarded for periods from one to 10 months, depending on the nature of the research or studies that the applicant wishes to pursue. Scholarship holders are exempt from tuition fees. Accommodation, to be paid for by the scholarship recipients, is available in double rooms at the university halls of residence. Travel costs and health insurance are also the responsibility of the scholarship winners.
Scholarship can be taken in the Czech Republic
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for these scholarships:
Kohn Research Scholarships are open to citizens of the United States of America and of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Applicants must be currently enrolled in a doctoral degree or research-oriented Master’s programs. The scholarships are intended to allow their recipients to carry out their studies or do research at Masaryk University and to contribute to the activities of the departments where they are received. They cover all fields of teaching and research at the university.
Nationality: Kohn Research Scholarships are open to citizens of the United States of America and of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.
English language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
How to Apply: Applications should be sent via e-mail.
- Completed and signed the application form.
- CV (see Part B)
- Description of the plan of study or research project you wishes to undertake at Masaryk University, accompanied by a letter (or e-mail) from the appropriate head of department or a professor agreeing to supervise your program at Masaryk University (see Part C)
- Confirmation of studies (see Part D)
- Two letters of recommendation from persons who can comment on your academic achievement (see Part E).
Application Deadline: There is no fixed application deadline, so interested candidates are encouraged to send their application throughout the year.