IMPORTANT: from 1 August 2020, the Kristjan Jaak scholarships are managed by the Education and Youth Board of Estonia. Please visit the webpage of the Board to find out more about these scholarships. The information on the current page is not being updated.
The amounts of the Kristjan Jaak study abroad scholarships are determined using the fixed rates for travel expenses. The travel allowance should cover all travel expenses, including transportation from the airport to the place of study or the fees for visas.
The travel beginning from both Estonia and from a foreign country are financed per one round-trip on the basis of the unit cost of the travel allowance as follows:
Along with the annual report, the student is required to submit the tickets in order to avoid the possibility of double funding. Tickets may be submitted electronically by uploading a scanned original document into the application system.
city to city
|180 euros||100- 499 km|
|275 euros||500- 1999 km|
|360 euros||2000- 2999 km|
|530 euros||3000 – 3999 km|
4000 – 7999 km
|1100 euros||8000 km or more|
If the distance between travel destinations is up to 100 km, the costs are reimbursed on the basis of cost documents, whereas the reimbursed amount will not exceed 180 euros per return trip. The distance is calculated using only the web-based calculator developed by the European Commission.
Along with the annual report, the doctoral student is required to submit the original tickets in order to avoid the possibility of double funding.