General conditions

Scholarship program to support Ukrainian students in Slovakia

The aim of the scholarship program is to enable talented Ukrainian students to get quality education abroad. It is designed for students who wish to study at selected universities in Bratislava, whereby within the program they will be reimbursed for the study and part of the stay. Prospective students are receiving an education that they apply either if returned to Ukraine, or even if they decide to stay in Slovakia.

Basic information on the programme

It applies to students with Ukrainian nationality who have applied to study at selected Slovak universities.

The scholarship covers tuition fees for a standard duration of study in full and monthly accommodation allowance and other expenses during the period of the study.

Scholarship also includes an internship in Penta or its companies (for example: students of medicine can spend it working for Svet zdravia). Student will gain new work experience and skills in one of the biggest investment companies in CEE region.

Conditions for obtaining a scholarship:

  1. Meeting all conditions of the university for an admission to study
  2. The signing of the donation agreement containing all the terms and obligations of the recipient
  3. Ukrainian nationality

The process of selecting and obtaining a scholarship

Of the students who met the conditions of application, the donor selects 10-20 students (up to a maximum annual limit to the budget) on the basis of the following criteria:

  • Study results at the previous level of study
  • The selection process on the part of the donor – depends on the number and type of applicants (online test or essay considered)
  • University recommendation
  • The donor reserves the right to award fewer scholarships, if specified criteria are met by less than the projected number of students to gain a scholarship.

At the same time it reserves the right to suspend or cancel the payment of school fees or monthly allowance on a recommendation from the university (bad study results, failure to comply with the rules of attendance or other gross violations of ethics or study) or due the end of the study.