The scholarship supports study periods abroad at a recognized foreign university or research institution at Master's and PhD level for up to one year.
The scholarship can be used for participating in tuition and traineeships. PhD students can also use the scholarship for individual work, laboratory work, field work and consultations. The scholarship can be used for a maximum of two times per educational level but not more than 12 months in total. During the study periods abroad active tuition in the host institution must take place.
Application deadlines for the academic year 2020/2021 are on the 1th of May 2020 and on the 15th of October 2020. The studies must take place from the 1st of July of the application year until the 30th of September of the following year.
In the call for applications of May 1, the scholarship period cannot start earlier than July 1. In the call for application of October 15, the scholarship period cannot start earlier than October 1.
The applications which meet the criteria are assessed by sectoral experts. Each application is assessed by at least two experts. The scholarships are allocated by the Programme Board based on the aggregate scores given by the experts.
The contact person for the Kristjan Jaak scholarships for study periods abroad at the Foundation Archimedes is Eneli Külaots (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, phone +372 7300 716).