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Hungarian Diaspora Scholarship Program


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The Hungarian Diaspora Scholarship Program was established by the Government of Hungary for those who live in the Hungarian diaspora outside Europe and wish to study at a Hungarian higher education institution in order to strengthen their personal, professional, and cultural ties with Hungary.

The aim of the scholarship program is to support the professional development of the scholarship holders and the deepening of their Hungarian language skills and identity by providing high-quality Hungarian higher education courses. After graduation, scholarship holders return home with competitive knowledge and skills, which enables them to effectively support their community, preserve Hungarian values ​​and strengthen relations between Hungary and the diaspora.

The scholarship program is intended for members of the Hungarian diaspora community living in any country of the world, except for the Member States of the European Union, the Republic of Serbia, and the Transcarpathian County of Ukraine.

The condition for submitting the application is a recommendation by a diaspora organization operating in the field or a Hungarian embassy. Questions related to the issuance of the recommendation should be addressed to diaspora organizations or foreign missions in the 1-2 months prior to the submission of the application.


The Scholarship package offers:

  • full coverage of tuition fee
  • monthly stipend (for 12 months a year, until the completion of studies): ~EUR 130
  • contribution to private accommodation: ~EUR 130
  • medical insurance

Fore more information please visit the official page:

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