In cooperation with the University of Graz, the Province of Styria has been offering a new grant for outstanding students from South-Eastern European countries – “Go Styria!”. In the winter semester 2013/2014 a total of 50 scholarship months can be awarded.
More information on fields of study offered at the University of Graz available at
http://www.unigraz.at/en/studying/for-prospective-students/study-opportunities/ and https://online.uni-graz.at
The scholarship program aims at students who
are currently registered at universities in South-Eastern Europe (Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Kosovo, Montenegro, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia” (F.Y.R.O.M.), Albania, Greece, Cyprus, Turkey, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria and Moldova) and also still registered during the winter semester 2013/14
are currently at least in their 7th semester of a diploma program, 4th semester of a bachelor program, 2nd semester of a master program or 4th semester of a doctoral/PhD program and/or already working on their thesis.
Want to come to the University of Graz as exchange students in order to do research or take classes relevant to their studies and then finish their degree at their home universities.
The selection of the grant holders takes place in a joint process of the Province of Styria and the University of Graz. The academic quality of the applicant is decisive for the success of the application. Depending upon the intended aim of the studies or research, proof of the command of German and/or English is to be provided. Selected candidates will be enrolled as exchange students at the University of Graz. The maximum length of time of financial aid for “Go Styria” is four months. Grant awards for shorter research stays are occasionally possible.
Applying for the program is a
Online application (step 1)
Sending the documents via surface mail (step 2).
Information concerning the documents necessary for a complete application can be found in the „online help“ (accessible in the system once students start their application process.To receive the
Code for the Online application please contact
and inyour email provide the following information:
First and last name (according to your passport)
Home university (official name in national language as well as English or German)
Level and area of study you are currently enrolled in
In case you have already studied at an Austrian university in the past, mention when and at which university and also provide your student ID number (Matrikelnummer)
Also confirm that you are currently enrolled at a university in the target region and will be in winter semester 2013/14
Application deadline –
29 March 2013 (receiving deadline of application via surface mail). Only those applications that are complete and reach the Office of International Relations on time (on 29 March 2013 the latest) will be considered! Faxed, emailed or incomplete applications will not be accepted!
“Go Styria” includes the following benefits:
Grant in the amount of EUR 600 per month
Waiver of tuition fees at the University of Graz
Christa Grassauer, M.A.
Tel. +43 / 316 / 380-1254
Fax:+43 / 316 / 380-9156
Mon - Fri from 9.30 am to 12 pm, Wed from 1 to 3 pm