Estophilus scholarship

Scholarship guidelines

Imporant notice: after you have submitted the application form, it may require you to sign the form. Please do not pay attention to this note. After you have submitted the form, we consider your application as submitted and signing is not needed. Also, we kindly ask you to send any digitally signed supporting documents to the following address:, as they cannot be uploaded in the application system. We apologize for the inconveniences. 


The Estophilus scholarship may be applied for by the international final bachelor year students, master students, PhD students and post-doctorate researchers from universities abroad while staying in Estonia for conducting research or collecting material about Estonia. When applying for the scholarship, the Estonian language proficiency is an advantage but not a requirement. The scholarship consists of the scholarship for living costs in amount of 500 euros per month, and travel compensation. The limits of travel compensation are given in the scholarship guidelines. 


Deadlines for the applications are 1 March 2019 and 1 October 2019. Call for applications will be opened on 3rd of September 2019. 


Tips for filling in the application. To apply the scholarship, you have to create an account in our application system ( After registering please fill in the application form and add all the required documents. You can save the application without submitting it and continue filling it in later, by clicking Save-button. Please be sure, that after you have completed the form and added all the required documents, you have to submit the form, by clicking the Submit-button. After submitting the form you do not have to send any documents via e-mail or regular post. 


Last updated: 19.08.2019