Research stay in Slovakia was a great experience for me – I was in the right place, in the right time and with the right people.

Illia, PhD student from Ukraine

The university itself, friendly atmosphere at the department, the high level of proficiency of my Slovak colleagues impressed me very much.

Natalia, teacher from Russia

Research stay in Slovakia gave me the opportunity to obtain results which will be used in my Master thesis.

Zorica, student from North Macedonia

The National Scholarship Programme is funded by the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic. SAIA is the administrator of the programme. First scholarship recipients were selected in June 2006.


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