Contest for NCFU Grants

Date of material placement: 25-02-2014, 13:09.

The North-Caucasus Federal University is announcing a contest for grants allowing the winners to study abroad (2014/2015 academic year).

The contest is available for 3 & 4-year students (Bachelors), 3-5-year Specialist students, 1-2-year Master students, and full-time postgraduates demonstrating outstanding results in their academic performance as well as actively involved in scientific and public activities.

Deadline for applications (application to be certified at the Director’s office of the respective Institute) – March 10, 2014; please submit your applications at

The first stage of the contest is foreign language test (to be held March 10 – 21, 2014. The contestants advancing to the second stage shall have to submit their CVs, academic performance list or a copy of their degree certificate, a language proficiency certificate, as well as motivation letter and a letter of recommendation. Postgraduates shall also submit their schedule for training (to be approved by the university or research centre abroad). Sample papers are available at the NCFU website (; Education).

The winners will be awarded grants to undergo training in the leading educational and research institutions abroad (expenses related to transportation from/to Russia; getting a visa; medical insurance plan; tuition, and board shall be covered).

Should any questions arise at this point, please refer them to the Department for International Cooperation: (Ekaterina Patrusheva, Executive Secretary).