Scholarships

AYY awards scholarships to its members to support the internationalisation and communal activities of students of limited means and to encourage the successful combination of studies and student life.

AYY has three different scholarships:

  1. Exchange scholarship
  2. Community scholarship
  3. Study scholarship

In addition to these, AYY administers certain field-specific scholarship funds.

The awarding of scholarships along with applications’ scoring criteria are defined in the Scholarship Regulation and the scoring guideline for community operations.

Scholarship types

Exchange scholarship

Meant for Aalto University degree students going on exchange. Can be applied for before, during or after the exchange. The applicant’s activity in the community and their study performance are taken into account when scholarships are awarded. In recent years, the scholarship amount has varied between 300–800 €, depending on where the exchange takes place.

Community scholarship

Meant for Student Union members who have been active in the community. The applicant’s activity in the community is taken into account when scholarships are awarded. The scholarship amounts to 500 €.

Study scholarship

Meant for Student Union members who have been active in the community and managed to successfully combine their studies and student life. The applicant’s activity in the community and their study performance are taken into account when scholarships are awarded. The scholarship amounts to 500 €.

 

Application rounds

The application period for autumn is Wednesday 23.10.2019, 12:00 – Wednesday 13.11.2019, 12:00. The scholarships are awarded and informed to the applicant by the end of December. Only exchange scholarships are awarded in the autumn.

The application round for spring 2020 is in March–April, and the scholarships are awarded by the end of May. All three scholarships are awarded in the spring.

Application form

The applications are processed in the Scholarship Distribution Committees. More information is available from Producer Samu Nurmi ([email protected])

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