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Summer School of Slavonic Studies 2020

The Summer Schools of Slavonic Studies offering Czech language courses are organised by several public universities in the Czechia and students from Finland can apply for 4 scholarships at the  Charles University in Prague,  Masaryk University in Brno and Palacký University in Olomouc.


The Finnish students can apply for following courses: 

Charles University in Prague (1 scholarship): 24.7. - 21.8.2020
Masaryk University in Brno (2 scholarships): 18.7.-15.8.2020
Palacký University in Olomouc (1 scholarship): 18.7.- 16.8.2020

The courses are designed for foreign students, teachers, translators and interpreters and other experts active in the field of Czech/Slavonic studies. Due to their broad scope they are, however, open to anyone else who is interested in the Czech language, literature, history and culture. The Summer Schools offer language courses at various levels of proficiency, seminars on the Czech literature, culture and history, free-time activities including theatrical, musical and dance performances, trips etc.

Each scholarship consists of free board and lodging, coverage of course fees and free access to cultural events which are part of the course programme.  

Scholarships can only be awarded to applicants who are nominated by the competent authorities ( Applications should be delivered to the Czech Embassy in Helsinki by 15 March 2020.

Health insurance is NOT provided to scholarship-holders, who are advised to arrange a medical insurance policy for the period of their stay in the Czech Republic. EU/EEA medical insurance system is described on the website of the Health Insurance Bureau.

Further information Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport.