Summer Schools of Slavonic Studies 2018

Deadline: 31 March 2018
Open to: people from the countries listed in the eligibility part
Scholarship: free board and lodging, coverage of course fees, free access to cultural events, trips organized within a Summer School course


The Summer Schools of Slavonic Studies is offering intensive Czech language courses are organised by several public universities in the Czech Republic: Charles University (Faculty of Arts, Prague), Charles University Institute for Language and Preparatory Studies, PoděbradyMasaryk University (Faculty of Arts, Brno),Palacký University in Olomouc (Faculty of Arts, Olomouc), University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice (Faculty of Arts, České Budějovice) and the University of West Bohemia in Plzeň. The courses are held during the summer months (July – September), their length ranges from 3 to 4 weeks depending on the course content determined by each Summer School and are designed for foreign students, teachers, translators and interpreters and other experts active in the field of Czech/Slavonic studies. Due to their broad scope they are, however, open to anyone else who is interested in the Czech language, literature, history and culture. The Summer Schools offer language courses at various levels of proficiency, seminars on the Czech literature, culture and history, free-time activities including theatrical, musical and dance performances, trips etc. For 2018, the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport of the Czech Republic (MEYS) offers a limited number of scholarships for participation in the Summer School courses.


Eligible countries:
Albania, Austria, Belgium – Flemish Community, Belgium – French Community, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada (Alberta), China, Colombia, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Mexico, Mongolia, Montenegro, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine, the United Kingdom and Vietnam.


Scholarship includes:

  • Free board and lodging (incl. breakfast, lunch and dinner);
  • coverage of course fees;
  • free access to cultural events, trips organized within a Summer School course.

How to apply?

Read more information about the program and application process on the official website.