Eligible Sending Partners

The Scholarship Programme is based on the cooperation between the Ministry of Human Capacities of Hungary and churches pursuing humanitarian activities in crisis regions.

For the 2018/19 academic year, the scholarship is announced for the citizens of the following countries: Egypt, Lebanese Republic, Republic of Iraq, State of Israel, Palestine, Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Syrian Arab Republic, The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Republic of Kenya and Nigeria. The applicants may not have Hungarian citizenship.

Local Churches are to verify and prove that the applicant belongs to their religious community.

List of  Churches - it has been extended by some additional churches: Lutheran Church, Calvinist Church, Episcopal Church, Evangelical Church, Presbytarian Church

Only those applications can be awarded with scholarship, which also possess the recommendation from the local Church along with the approval of the Deputy State Secretariat for the Aid of Persecuted Christians.