ITL's Ustus Agur Scholarship for doctoral students

10. october 2017

Information Technology Foundation for Education in cooperation with Estonian Association of Information Technology and Telecommunications (ITL) announce a competition for ITL’s Ustus Agur scholarship for doctoral students.

ITL’s Ustus Agur scholarship aims to support the information and communication technology area doctoral studies of a public university’s doctoral student. The scholarship also promotes the outstanding contribution of Ustus Agur in the development of Estonian information society.

The amount of scholarship is EUR 2,000

The scholarship is regulated by Ustus Agur Scholarship Statute. Doctoral student matriculated in Estonian public university studying in the field of sciences in information and communications technology area can apply for the scholarship.

In order to apply, online application form must be filled out.

The following documents shall be uploaded to the application form:

  • Curriculum Vitae including list of publications, description of current professional activities of the applicant and other important information regarding the doctoral student’s studies.
  • A brief description of the PhD thesis (max 1500 characters)
  • An Essay “The Future of Estonian Information Society and the contribution of my PhD Thesis” (max 4000 characters)

Application deadline is 23 October 2017 at 11:59 PM.

Allocation of the scholarship considers the expected influence of the subject of the doctoral thesis of the scholarship applicant to the development of Estonian information society and current professional activities of the applicant. Allocation of the scholarship will be decided by 13 November 2017 at the latest.

Additional information:

Kristi Ainen
Project Manager
Phone: 628 5888


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