Wednesday, February 19, 2020

[All Degree + Academic Staff] Latvian State Scholarships 2020/2021 Programme for Summer School, Latvia

Citizens from countries which have concluded an agreement with Latvia or offer scholarships for Latvian citizens and academic staff can apply for the Latvian state scholarships. To see countries, citizens of which are eligible to apply for the scholarships, look at the section ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS.


Only students, academic and research staff of foreign higher education institutions are eligible for the Latvian scholarship for participation in summer schools.

Financial Support:
  • The amount of the Latvian scholarship granted by the VIAA for summer school is 711 EUR per person for the duration of the summer school.
  • The scholarships will be transferred by the VIAA to the summer school organizers, no money will be handed out to the Latvian scholarship winners.
  • The participants of the summer schools have to cover travel expenses from the country of origin to the summer school location in Latvia themselves.

How to Apply:

Information on how to apply for the scholarship for participation in summer schools can be found on the website of the higher education institution in Latvia organizing the summer school, To the list of Summer Schools 2020 HERE.
The website will give details on all the necessary documents:
  • Application form of the summer school.
  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Motivation letter.
The necessary documents for the summer schools must be submitted directly to the organizers of the summer schools and they will inform all the applicants about the results of the scholarship competition.

01 April 2020.

Contact person:

Marika Pīra
Senior Specialist
International Cooperation Programme Unit
Telephone: + 371 67814331


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