Merit scholarships are awarded in recognition of outstanding academic achievement.
A merit scholarship may not be less than € 750 but not exceed € 1,500 for two semesters. Merit scholarships can also be awarded in addition to a study grant.
You can only apply for a merit scholarship is once a year, usually in October, using the online application. The announcement the submit applications outlines the minimum requirements, required documents, and application deadlines. The call is also published in the JKU Linz newsletter. Click here, opens an external URL in a new window to subscribe.