ERASMUS+ Scholarships

Erasmus Plus scholarships are awarded on the basis of excellence to eligible candidates.

The number of the scholarships available for the 8th edition is twenty-one (21).

Candidates eligible for scholarships are students who have obtained a primary higher-education degree or can demonstrate a recognised equivalent according to national legislation and practices of the degree awarding country.

Students who have already obtained an EMJMD scholarship or an Erasmus Mundus Master Course / Joint Doctorate scholarship are not eligible to apply for an additional scholarship under the EMJMD action.

Erasmus+ scholarship holders cannot benefit from another EU funded scholarship scheme to follow the same EMJMD course. This holds for the entire period of the course.

Students with a double nationality (of a Partner and of a Programme Country) must specify the nationality under which they submit their scholarship application.

 Scholarship holders from Erasmus+
Programme countries
Scholarship holders from Erasmus+
Partner countries
Tuition fees up to € 4500 per year per scholarship holder from a Programme Country up to € 9000 per year per scholarship holder from a Partner Country
For each student, actual tuition fee must be covered by the EACEA support and cannot be charged to the scholarship holder, i.e. the consortium grants the EMMC scholarship holder a fee waiver.
Contribution to the travel costs

Programme Countries:

€ 1000 per year per scholarship holder resident of a Programme Country

Partner Countries:

€ 2000 per year per scholarship holder resident in a Partner Country whose location is less than 4000 km away from the HEI coordinating the JMD (Budapest, Hungary)

€ 3000 per year per scholarship holder resident of a Partner Country whose location is 4000 km or more away from the HEI coordinating the JMD (Budapest, Hungary)

The contribution to the travel costs takes into account the residence of the scholarship holder. The place of residence should be verified on the basis of the provision of:

- A residence certificate issued in accordance with the candidate's municipality normal registration rules; OR

- A certificate from the candidate's place of work, study or training issued by the employer or institution in question.

Both documents must have been issued within 12 months before the submission deadline of applying for the DocNomads EMJMD (10th January 2019).

Contribution to installation costs

€ 1000 per scholarship holder resident of a Partner Country

A contribution to installation costs is offered only to students residing in a Partner Country.

Contribution to subsistence costs

€ 1000 per month for the entire duration of the JMD study programme (24 months maximum)

Contribution to subsistence costs will not be given:

- to scholarship holders for periods of the EMJMD (study / research / placement / thesis preparation) spent in their country of residence;

- to scholarship holders from a Partner Country for the EMMC periods exceeding three months (indicatively the equivalent of 15 ECTS credits) spent in any Partner Country.

Programme countries: Member States of the European Union, and EEA-EFTA States (Iceland, Norway, Lichtenstein, Turkey and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM).

Partner countries: Countries OTHER than a Member State of the European Union, or an EEA-EFTA State.

"12-month rule": Candidates will be considered as Partner Countries’ candidates if are not residents in one of the Programme countries, nor have carried out in any of these countries their main activity (studies, training or work) for more than a total of 12 months during the previous 5 years calculated backwards from the deadline of the application to DocNomads.


Students with Special Needs

EACEA and DocNomads Consortium have a pro-active attitude towards potential grantees with special needs.

In the event of one or more students requiring additional support resulting from special needs they are requested to provide a specific medical certificate from a national health service (or a doctor) and an estimation of the additional costs (for the duration of the DocNomads Master) issued by a national medical centre.

Due to the sensitive nature of health data, this information will be processed only to the extent that it is adequate, relevant, and does not exceed the purposes for which it is collected.


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