| Deadline: 25 January 2013

Ukraine, Moldova, Belarus: Apply now for scholarships under the Erasmus Mundus Partnership

Applicants from Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine may apply for scholarships for the academic year 2013-2014, funded under the Erasmus Mundus Partnership for Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine (EMP-AIM).

EMP-AIM scholarships will cover subsistence allowance, travel, insurance and participation fees (if applicable).

EMP-AIM is a Partnership of 17 Universities from European countries, Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova, which aims to build a structured and sustainable cooperation between the involved universities and thus to strengthen academic, cultural, economic collaboration between the European and Eastern Europe region countries.

The eight EU partner universities are Mykolas Romeris University (Lithuania), Johannes Kepler University Linz (Austria), University of Pécs (Hungary), University of Salento (Italy), School of Business Administration Turiba (Latvia), Comenius University in Bratislava (Slovakia), University of Alicante (Spain), University of Glamorgan (UK).

Applications for the EMP-AIM scholarship must be submitted through an online application system (the application form could be found here). Only one application per person is allowed.

Among other things, applicants will need to provide a short explanation of a maximum of 1,000 characters about their motivation for applying for an EMP-AIM scholarship.

The deadline for submission of applications is 25 January 2013.

The guidelines for applicants are available here.

The Erasmus Mundus programme's overall aim is to promote European higher education, to help improve and enhance the career prospects of students and to promote intercultural understanding through cooperation with third countries.

Source: Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine