ELGS Scholarships

Scholarships for Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees are available for a selected number of students and are merit-based. If you are interested in receiving a scholarship, the appropriate box should be selected on the application form and a 400-600 word personal statement must be submitted, outlining the ways in which you satisfy the criteria. Prospective students for scholarship calls should apply through the website of the ELGS stating their wish to specifically receive a scholarship for one of the below calls in the personal statement section within the application form.

More specifically:

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Italian Republic offers 6 Full Scholarships for Italian Nationals for the European Law and Governance School Postgraduate (LLM and MA) and Research (MSt only) programs covering one-year tuition fees for the academic year 2020/21. The Call covers tuition for the LLM in EU Law, the MA in Governance and the MSt degrees. The announcement at the Italian MFA can be found here. The criteria that apply are the following:

    1. To be an Italian citizen
    2. Not To have completed the 35th age
    3. Have a previous academic background (to have completed your undergraduate studies)
    4. To have a Certificate of Proficiency in English (if non-native speaker, scanned and uploaded)
    5. All other requirements necessary for the completion of the admission (application form)

There are also merit-based Scholarships offered with a waiver up to 50% of tuition fees by the International Organization EPLO which operates the School, addressed to excellent students which are evaluated based on their academic and personal record provided along with their application.

Scholarships are offered for political scientists who are members of the Hellenic Association of Political Scientists (HAPSc)  for the postgraduate degrees of the ELGS as per the MoU that has been signed between the EPLO and HAPSc

Students of Research Degrees must be able to provide evidence of sufficient funding to cover the cost of their tuition fees throughout the duration of the program. If you have obtained funding from an outside source, please indicate this in your application. Please note that there are a limited number of scholarships available each year, which are select based upon merit. In the event that you are interested in being considered for a scholarship, please submit a scholarship request in the amount of 400-600 words.