Financing and Grants

Introduction

The EU-SATURN scholarship offers South Africans a fantastic opportunity to continue their education in Europe at an affordable price. By applying for the EU-SATURN scholarship, you may be lucky enough to get between €1000 and €1500 per month to help you live and study in the partner university of your choice!

EU-SATURN grants available in total

 

Type of mobility Duration (months) TG1: available scholarships TG2: available scholarships Monthly allowance
Master 6 18 8 €1000
Master 10 12 n/a €1000
PhD 6 9 n/a €1500
PhD 22 7 5 €1500
PhD 34 5 n/a €1500
Staff 1 18 n/a €2500
Total   69 13  

 

EU-SATURN Grants available in the second call

Type of mobility Duration (months) TG1: available scholarships TG2: available scholarships Monthly allowance
Master 6 7 4 €1000
Master 10 2 n/a €1000
PhD 6 2 n/a €1500
PhD 22 6 5 €1500
PhD 34 n/a n/a €1500
Staff 1 9 n/a €2500
Total   26 9  

Financial

  • Monthly allowances of EUR 1000 (Master); 1500 (PhD); and EUR 2500 (staff)
  • An economy class return ticket South Africa - Europe
  • Health Insurance
  • Tuition waiver in case of mobilities shorter than 10 months; Participation costs to be paid directly to the host institution by the Coordinator in case of mobilities 10 months or longer (EUR 3000 per 10 months).