Ustus Agur scholarship

ITL’s Ustus Agur scholarship aims to support the doctoral studies of a public university’s doctoral student whose topic of the doctoral thesis is narrowly related to the field of ICT or broadly related to the use of ICT in another field. The scholarship also promotes the outstanding contribution of Ustus Agur in the development of Estonian society.

The amount of scholarship is EUR 3,000.

The following documents shall be uploaded to the application form:

  • Curriculum Vitae including list of publications, description of current professional activities of the applicant and other important information regarding the doctoral student’s studies.
  • A brief description of the PhD thesis (max 1500 characters)
  • An Essay “The Future of Estonian Society and the contribution of my PhD Thesis” (max 4000 characters)

Application deadline is 1 November 2021.

Allocation of the scholarship considers the expected influence of the applicant´s doctoral thesis to the development of Estonian society and current professional activities of the applicant.

Allocation of the scholarship will be decided by 15 November 2021 at the latest. The scholarship will be awarded on 25 November 2021.


Ustus Agur scholarship statute

Additional information:

Helen Karolin
IT Academy Programme
Education and Youth Board


In order to apply, online application form must be filled out.


Last updated: 10.11.2021