Department of Czech for Foreigners
Russian Česky


The Dean of Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University, awards six and Department of Czech for Foreigners awards four three-month scholarships, each worth 8.000,- CZK per month for studying Czech language, literature and culture.

These scholarships always run from October to December of the academic year and are intended for students of foreign universities (Czech studies).

Applicants should have a good knowledge of Czech language in order to be able to follow the lectures and attend seminars conducted in Czech.

In exceptional case this scholarship may be awarded to students of other subjects as well (psychology, sociology, English, German and Romance languages and literature, etc.) Award of this scholarship is conditional on applicant’s appropriate agreement with their respective institution beforehand.

Scholarship holders can use the students' canteen, and accommodation will be arranged for them in residence halls. The cost of a single bed in a double room is about 4.500,- CZK per month.

The scholarship does not include health insurance.

A request, along with a brief CV and at least one letter of recommendation from a professor of the Czech language at your home university, should be submitted no later than 30th April of the given year.

You will be informed about the results by 30th June of the given year.

Doc. PhDr. Tomáš Pospíšil, Ph.D.
Vice-dean for International Relations
Office for External Relations
Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University

Contact address for scholarship applications

PhDr. Eva Rusinová
Kabinet češtiny pro cizince
Filozofická fakulta Masarykovy univerzity
Arne Nováka 1
602 00 Brno
Česká republika

tel: +420 549 49 5970