Scholarship programmes

Scholarship programmes

Scholarship programmes

Stipendium Hungaricum

Stipendium Hungaricum is a scholarship program for foreign students, founded by the Hungarian Government in 2013. The program aims to promote cultural understanding, economic and cultural relations between Hungary and other countries.

The application period is OPEN! 
The application deadline for the next academic year (2023/2024) is 16 January 2023.

The scholarship can be awarded to citizens from almost 80 countries and sending partners for full degree or partial (exchange) studies.


Stipendium Hungaricum's official website
including news, important updates and a FAQ section

Find here

Application guide
complete with rules, application tips and a checklist
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Call for Applications for Bachelor’s, Master’s, One-Tier Master’s and Non-Degree programmes for the 2022/2023 academic year

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Call for Applications for Doctoral Programmes
for the 2022/2023 Academic Year

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Stipendium Hungaricum Programme Operational Regulations
(effective from 27 October 2022)

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Stipendium Hungaricum application platform Apply here

Hungarian Diaspora Scholarship

The programme aims to support the professional advancement of the scholarship holders with high-quality Hungarian higher education while improving their Hungarian language skills and strengthening their Hungarian identity.

After graduation, scholarship holders return to their home country with competitive skills and knowledge that enables them to support their community, preserve Hungarian values and reinforce the relations between the diaspora and Hungary.

The application period is OPEN.
The application deadline for the next academic year (2023/2024) is January 31 23:59.

General informations about the application:

  • The Application is completely free.
  • You can submit your application in the online application system at Please note that if you apply for the Hungarian Diaspora Scholarship Programme, you do not need to submit a separate application to ELTE and it is enough if you submit your application in the online application system of the Diaspora Scholarship Programme
  • You are kindly advised to read the Call for Application 2022-23 and the Operational Regulations carefully.

For more informations visit the official website of the Hungarian Diaspora Scholarship Programme