Applications are open for the 4th edition of Ignacy Łukasiewicz Scholarship Programme. The scholarship from the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange aims to support the socio-economic growth of developing countries through raising the level of knowledge and education of their citizens.
The Programme enables free education as part of a second cycle programme of studies in Poland and during a preparatory course for undertaking study in Poland. It also provides a monthly maintenance scholarship from the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange to cover the costs of accommodation and living.
Second cycle degree programmes are preceded by a preparatory course to facilitate undertaking study in Poland, which is also covered by the scholarship, during which scholarship holders gain knowledge of the Polish language, enabling them to take up education. In the case of participants who choose to study in English, the preparatory course can last only one semester.
The Ignacy Łukasiewicz Scholarship Programme enables free education as part of a second cycle programme of studies at a higher education institution supervised by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education in the following areas of study:
- natural sciences
- technical sciences
- forestry and
- veterinary sciences.
- are graduates of first cycle programmes (completed no earlier than in 2014) or students of the last year of first cycle programmes in the academic year 2017/2018 in the following areas of study: sciences, natural sciences, technical sciences, agricultural, forestry and veterinary sciences;
- do not hold a magister (Master’s) r magister inżynier (Master of Science) degree;
- have a certificate confirming proficiency in English of at least B2 level;
- are neither graduates nor students of Polish higher education institutions.