In accordance with bilateral agreements on co-operation in education and science, the State Education Development Agency (Valsts izglītības attīstības aģentūra – VIAA) offers scholarships to foreign students, researchers and teaching staff for studies, research and participation in summer schools in Latvian higher education institutions (HEIs) in the 2016/2017 academic year.


ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS

I. Citizens from countries which have signed an Agreement* on co-operation in education and science

 

Country

 

Country

 

Country

1. 

Azerbaijan

11.

Georgia

21.

Peru

2. 

Belgium 

(French Community of Belgium)

12.

Greece

22. 

Poland***

3.

Bulgaria

13. 

Hungary

23. 

Portugal

4. 

China

14. 

Israel

24. 

Slovenia

5. 

Croatia

15. 

Italy

25. 

South Korea

6. 

Cyprus

16. 

Kazakhstan 

26. 

Tajikistan

7. 

Czech Republic

17. 

Lithuania**

27. 

Turkey

8. 

Estonia

18. 

Mexico

28. 

Turkmenistan

9. 

Finland

19. 

Moldova

29. 

Uzbekistan

10. 

France

20. 

Mongolia

 

*The Agreements can be found at the following links:

**Applicants from Lithuania are required to apply via the Education Exchange Support Foundation of Lithuania (www.smpf.lt).

***Citizens of Poland who are granted a scholarship for studies and research in Latvian HEIs based on the Latvian and Polish Cultural and Educational Programme of Cooperation for the Years 2013 – 2016 receive their scholarship from the sending Party. Applicants from Poland are kindly asked to contact the Bureau for Academic Recognition and International Exchange of the Republic of Poland (www.buwiwm.edu.pl).

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II. 
Citizens from countries that offer scholarships for Latvian students, researchers and teaching staff without formal agreements on co-operation in education and science

 

Country

 

Country

 

Country

 

Country

1.

Austria

4.

Iceland

7.

Slovakia

10.

United States of America

2. 

Denmark

5. 

Japan

8. 

Sweden

 

 

3. 

Germany

6. 

Norway

9. 

Switzerland