“PRAXANDROS” Scholarships Scheme for prospective Master students
Cyprus University Funds
A.G. Leventis Foundation Scholarships
The Honor Frost Foundation Scholarship (€ 10,000)
The scholarship is awarded in three different stages, as follows:
Stage A. € 3,000 immediately after the award, i.e. before the beginning of the second semester.
Stage B. € 4,000, after the end of the second semester and if the application for the extension of the scholarship is approved; a research proposal for the applicant's Master’s thesis should be submitted with this application.
Stage C. € 3,000 with the completion of the Master’s thesis, no later than the fifth semester of studies. The thesis grade should be 'Excellent' or 'Very Good'. The last payment of the scholarship will not be paid, if either of these criteria (i.e. the time of submission or the the grade) are not fulfilled.
The evaluation committee holds the right:
The selection of the successful candidate is based on merit, as reflected by his/her academic performance:
Phase Α.: Successful completion of the three courses of the first semester, with a minimum grade 7,5/10.
Phase Β. Successful completion of all courses of first and second semesters, with a minimum grade 7,5/10 as well as the quality of the research proposal.
The application should be written in English and include the following:
Phase A (first semester): A transcript and a research statement (up to 300 words).
Phase B (after the completion of the second semester): A transcript and a research proposal for the Master’s thesis (500-700 words plus bibliography), where the candidate is expected to discuss a new research idea and explain the basic steps of the methodology.
Phase Α. Call for applications: 15 November - 31 December.
Award: no later than 15 January
Phase Β. Submission of the Research Proposal / Second Call for applications: no later than 30 June
Phase C. Submission of the Master’s Thesis (no later than the end of October of the fifth semester)
HFF Scholarship Recipients
|Marina Papanikolopoulou - Honor Frost Foundation 2019 (€5,000)|
|Andri Evripidou – Honor Frost Foundation 2018 (£10,000)|
|Lina Bitsakaki – Honor Frost Foundation 2017 (£10,000)|
|Anna Demetriou – Honor Frost Foundation 2016 (£10,000)|
|Constantinos Nicolaou - Honor Frost Foundation Scholarship 2015 (£5000)|
|Lefki Papakosta - Honor Frost Foundation Scholarship 2015 (£5000)|
|Magdalena Ausiayevich - Honor Frost Foundation Scholarship 2015 (£5000)|
Υποτροφία Πολιτιστικού Ιδρύματος Τσαβλίρη
Κριτήρια επιλογής: Η επιλογή του/της υποτρόφου στηρίζεται στην αριστεία, όπως αυτή προκύπτει από την ακαδημαϊκή του/της επίδοση. Κοινωνικο-οικονομικά κριτήρια λαμβάνονται επίσης υπόψιν στην περίπτωση ακαδημαϊκώς ισάξιων υποψηφίων. Η διαδικασία επιλογής περιλαμβάνει προσωπική συνέντευξη.
Other funding opportunities
“PRAXANDROS” Scholarships Scheme for prospective Master students: The University of Cyprus announces Partial scholarships for new applicants in a conventional Master’s degree programme. These scholarships are based on academic merit and cover 50% of tuition fees.
Erasmus+ Master Degree Loans
Erasmus+ Master Degree Loans are EU-guaranteed loans with favourable pay-back terms that allow students to finance their Master degree studies in an Erasmus+ Programme country.
The European Investment Fund (EIF) in collaboration with the University of Cyprus has launched a new pilot scheme, allowing eligible students to use the Erasmus+ Master Degree Loans and to undertake their studies without having to worry about tuition fees and other costs. Only after they finished their studies students will have to start reimbursing the money. This agreement supports students resident in any of the 32 other Erasmus+ Programme Countries to move to Cyprus and enroll in a Master’s programme at the University of Cyprus.
For more information go to http://www.ucy.ac.cy/graduateschool/en/erasmus-loan-guarantee
Cyprus University Funds
The University of Cyprus is granting scholarships for postgraduate Master's degrees for:
Scholarships are granted based on academic performance and the financial status of the students. The aim is to attract high level students. Interested students complete the relevant application form once scholarships have been announced. For more information click here.
Το Ίδρυμα Κρατικών Υποτροφιών Κύπρου προκηρύσσει τη χορήγηση αριθμού κρατικών υποτροφιών σε πολίτες της Κυπριακής Δημοκρατίας ή/και πολίτες κράτους μέλους της Ευρωπαϊκής Ένωσης για την πραγματοποίηση σπουδών διδακτορικού επιπέδου, στην Κύπρο ή στο εξωτερικό.Τελευταία μέρα παράδοσης αιτήσεων: 20/03/20, ώρα 14:00
Για περισσότερες πληροφορίες:
Apart from scholarships offered by the State, the University of Cyprus may subsidize a postgraduate student who offers to work as an assistant in covering the needs of his/her department or other departments. Assistantships may involve assisting in teaching, tutorials, help with assignments, lab supervision, grading, etc. They do not apply to the research activity of the student nor to the research activity of the academic and research staff. Monthly earnings can amount to €342 or €683 for a maximum period of ten months.