AAU’s Social Scholarship provides a beacon of support for degree-seeking students navigating financial constraints. By aligning with the Czech accreditation criteria and focusing on those receiving child benefits, AAU ensures that education remains accessible and inclusive for families that need it the most.
The Social Scholarship is awarded to degree-seeking students under Czech accreditation who are entitled to child benefits under section 17 of the State Social Support Act No. 117/1995 Coll., if the student’s family income for the purpose of the child benefits does not exceed the minimum living income by more than 50%.
|Duration||Scholarships are awarded for the standard period of study for ten months (September to June) in the academic year|
|Application||Applications for the Social Scholarship for the given academic year must be submitted to the Student Services Center by the end of the add/drop period|
|Income Confirmation||Eligibility is proven by written confirmation of family income from the government agency awarding the child benefit, not older than 21 months|
|Reporting Obligations||Students are required to inform the Student Services Center about all changes affecting his/her eligibility without undue delay|
|Scholarship Amount||Determined by the Ministry’s contribution; disbursed via money transfer, paid in arrears|
|Payment Schedule||Typically paid retroactively for the spring and fall semesters|
|Restrictions||Cannot be paid for months of study interruption, after graduation, or after eligibility condition changes|
For inquiries or additional information regarding our scholarship programs, feel free to reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Our dedicated team is here to assist you and ensure that you have all the necessary information to make informed decisions about your educational journey at AAU.