Croatian Government scholarships for Developing Countries

Do you want to study in Croatia on full funding? The Ministry of Science and Education of the Republic of Croatia (Ministry) and the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs (MFEA) are awarding the Croatian Government Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate university study to young Christians from developing countries.

Religious minorities in the developing world, primarily Christians are one of the vulnerable groups in the world. The Republic of Croatia has recognized this negative trend on a global scale, and within its scope of work in the field of the international development cooperation is committed to respect and protect the rights of religious groups.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): Croatian Government

Scholarship Type: Fully Funded Scholarships

Host Institution(s):  Please see Available Host Institutions and Study Programmes

Scholarship Worth:  Full funding (see scholarship benefits below)

Number of Awards: Not specified

Study Level:  Undergraduate and Postgraduate

Nationality: Developing Countries


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Croatian Government scholarships 2021/2022 | DETAILS

The scholarship program is for both the undergraduate and graduate study levels. Undergraduate university study typically lasts three to four years. Upon completion students are awarded an academic title of baccalaureus or baccalaurea with reference to a specialization, which qualifies a student for a specialized work in art or science.

Graduate university study typically lasts for one to two years. Upon completion of graduate study, students are awarded an academic title of Magister or Magistra with reference to a specialization.

Eligibility Criteria

For the 2021/22 academic year, the scholarship is announced for the citizens of the developing countries from the Middle East, Asia and Africa.

Available Host Institutions and Study Programmes

Information about the Croatian higher education institutions and programs can be obtained on http://www.studyincroatia.hr/. The complete list of Croatian accredited academic institutions can be found [here]. Selected candidates will be provided with a full academic year of Croatian language preparation course.

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Potential candidates are invited to apply for the Scholarship by submitting their applications via the e-mail addresses: [email protected] and [email protected]. Applications should include;

  • A write-up/letter of motivation with a minimum of 250 words concerning the first choice of study and append therewith the medical certificate of candidates.
  • A Curriculum Vitae (in Europass format).
  • A scan of high school or university diploma/certificate and report cards/transcripts for the two previous academic years.
  • A letter of recommendation from local parish or church community.

Application Deadline: Closed

Visit the Official Website for Further Details

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  1. There’s a feedback from them already…

    They said only 10 candidates will be selected and they’ll get an email notification soon if they’ve not received yet. You can chat me up on Whatsapp ***

  2. Good morning Admin.

    I applied for the scholarship. I have been patiently waiting to hear or receive feedback since the summition of my application. They promised to get in touch with us in June. This is July nw, So I even tried to send an email wishing to know my fate but the email address provided is not connecting any more. So please, what is my fate now?. Thanks.

    Jackson Owei

  3. Greetings,

    Did anyone receive any reply from the authorities. If yes than please let us all know I am also waiting for the reply but the email where the document was delivered is not working anymore. If anyone provide any feedback it would be highly appreciated. Thanks


  4. Hello, I have some questions.
    I would like to know if I have to give all the documents translated or no?
    What does mean ” first choice of study ” on the first application procedure?

  5. Dear Sir/madam
    My name is Alex Norman from Tanzania, i have read about Scholarship you re offered and I m very interested. Is there deed to enroll to the particular university after scholarship application ?

  6. please anybody confirm these things, there should be some special medical certificate or our local hosptial medical certificate is enough and should the letter of motivation be concerned with the university of our choice or to the croatian government.

  7. Dear admin,

    Please tell me, is there any specific medical fitness letter or should it be some ordinary one, also the application must be submitted in pdf form or just simple email with attachments?

  8. Good evening admin. Please apart from the motivational letter, should I write an application letter as a mail body to the address given above concerning my application or is it to be contained in the motivational letter only

  9. Hello admin. Pls I want to ask how the certificate will be attached. Will it be in the same PDF document with the letter of motivation. And secondly, are we to apply for 2 or more schools separately ? Aside from the normal application that we will send through those two mail addresses?

      • Thank you. Can we send application to the above two emails while applying to multiple universities? Also, please give us more details what the medical certificate mentioned under requirements should contain.

      • Please be reminded that contents posted on Study Green are usually just a summary of the information you will get on the official website of the awarding body. We always advise that you check the official website for full details on the program before you being application.

  10. My name is Tabitha 23 years old from Kenya. I have read about the scholarship you’re offering to young Christians and I find it really nice. I am interested to apply for a post graduate program scholarship. I hope to hear from you.

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