In accordance with bilateral agreements on co-operation in education and science concluded between Latvian government and a few countries Latvia offers scholarships to foreign students, researchers and teaching staff for studies, research and participation in summer schools in Latvian higher education institutions.

Scholarships for Studies

Eligible applicants: Bachelor students (who have successfully completed at least one academic year of studies), master students.

Duration of the scholarship stay:  one academic year – a time period up to 10 months (for PhD-students – up to 11 months).

Funding: for bachelor`s and master`s students – 500 EUR per month, for PhD students – 670 EUR per month.

Scholarships for Summer Schools

Eligible applicants: students, academic and research staff.

Funding: 711 EUR per person for the duration of the summer school, the participants have to cover travel expenses from the country of origin to the summer school location in Latvia by themselves.

Fellowships for Research

Eligible applicants: academic and scientific staff.

Duration of the scholarship stay:  up to 5 months.

Funding: 30,00 EUR per day and 300,00 EUR for accommodation per month.


Further information on programmes requirements and deadlines is on the website.

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