Republic of Poland

Professor Stanisław Tołpa SCHOLARSHIP




1.    Information about scholarship

Professor Stanislaw Tolpa Scholarship (student and scientific) has been endowed to citizens from countries of the former USSR by the University of Environmental and Life Sciences in Wrocław since the academic year 2002/2003.

  • Student scholarship – it is granted to persons of Polish descent who undertake full-time studies at the University of Environmental and Life Sciences in Wrocław.
  • Scientific scholarship – it is granted to young researchers up to 35 years old (Polish descent is not required). It is granted for undertaking short-term traineeships (from 1 – 3 months) at the University of Environmental and Life Sciences in Wrocław.

So far 16 students from Belorussia, Kazakhstan and the Ukraine have been granted the student scholarship and 99 young researchers and doctoral students from Georgia, Lihtuania, Russia and the Ukraine have been granted scientific scholarships for combined period of 162 months.

Professor Stanislaw Tolpa Scholarship is allocated for covering costs of accommodation and meals during the studies/traineeship. Costs of education/conducted research are free of charge. Scholarship holder has to cover costs of travel to Wrocław and back home and costs of obligatory health insurance and accident insurance.

The scholarship is granted by the rector to candidates qualified by the Commission for foreign and regional cooperation and Professor Stanislaw Tolpa scholarship on the basis of documentation sent to the University of Environmental and Life Sciences in Wrocław.

The number of places and the level of the scholarship for the given academic year is determined by the rector as an order. All the interested parties may apply for the scholarship every year, for the next academic year, using proper application forms, in time limits given in the announcement about application for the scholarship.



2.    Application for the professor Stanislaw Tolpa scholarship in the academic year 2016/2017

The University of Environmental and Life Sciences in Wrocław is announcing the beginning of application for the professor Stanislaw Tolpa scholarship (student and scientific) for the academic year 2016/2017. The scholarship is for candidates who are citizens and who live in the countries of the former USSR.


Student scholarship

for candidates who want to undertake full-time studies at the University of Environmental and Life Sciences in Wrocław, the faculty selected by the candidate.

Number of places – 4 persons

Level of scholarship – 900 zł / per every month of studies

Requirements:

  • finished secondary school (certificate which entitles the candidate to undertake studies at the university)
  • very good studying results
  • Polish descent
  • good command of Polish
  • good opinion from school and from Polish community organization from the dwelling place

Deadline for submitting application forms with required attachments (through the RP Consulate) – to 16 June 2016.

Deadline for examining application formsto 5 July 2016.

Deadline for informing candidates about recruitment process resultsto 15 July 2016.

Application form (pl)

 

Scientific scholarship

for young researchers for undertaking short-term traineeships (from 1 – 3 months) at the University of Environmental and Life Sciences in Wrocław.

Limit of admission – 24 traineeship months

Level of scholarship – 1300 zł / per every traineeship month

Scholarship period – from 1–3 months

Date of scholarship use – from 1.10.2016 – 30.06.2017

Requirements:

  • age up to 35
  • employment or doctoral studies at the scientific institute or university, from a country of the former USSR
  • good command of Polish or another language enabling a candidate to communicate with a research tutor
  • traineeship program (when applying for a scholarship longer than 1 month, it has to be approved by the head of a proper department/institute at the University of Environmental and Life Sciences in Wrocław)

Deadline for submitting application forms with required attachments (approved by a parent institute, directly to the University of Environmental and Life Sciences in Wrocław) – to 15 May 2016.

Deadline for examining application formsto 30 June 2016.

Deadline for informing a candidate about recruitment process resultsto 10 July 2016.

Application form (ang)

Application form (pl)