Scholarship Description: The Erasmus Mundus EMLex provides 13 scholarships for the intake of 2018. The European Master in Lexicography (EMLex) is a unique master’s degree programme which prepares students for lexicographic work in theory and practice. The scholarship aims at former, current and future EMLex students and teachers as well as everybody interested in lexicography.
About University: The Erasmus Mundus EMLex offers an excellent international programme of study which is globally unique and highly attractive due to various activities. During the two-year programme, students will spend the second semester together with all other students at one university, which changes every year.
Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters programme.
Available Subjects: Scholarships are awarded in the field of lexicography.
Scholarship benefits: The scholarship includes
- Contribution to subsistence costs: 1,000€ per month for the entire duration of the EMLex study programme (24 months maximum)
- Contribution to the travel and installation costs:
For scholarship holders resident in a programme country: 1,000€ per year for travel costs
For scholarship holders resident in a partner country whose location is situated at less than 4,000km from Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg: 2,000 € per year for travel costs + 1,000 € for installation costs
For scholarship holders resident in a partner country whose location is situated at 4,000km or more from Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg: 3,000 € per year for travel costs + 1,000 € for installation costs
- The scholarship also includes participation costs for the EMJMD-EMLex. These participation costs cover all additional costs which occur during your studies, including tuition fees, health insurance, library costs, administrative costs, cultural events, etc.
Note: If you study in your home country you will not receive a contribution to subsistence costs for the duration of your stay there. If you are a partner country student and study at Stellenbosch you will only receive a contribution to subsistence costs for the duration of three months of your stay.
Number of Scholarships: EMLex provides 13 scholarships for the intake of 2018. This intake starts in winter term 2018/19, with courses starting either in September or October 2018 (depending on the home university). 75% of the scholarships are given to partner country students; 25% are given to programme country students.
- Partner Countries: non-EU countries with the exception of Turkey, Macedonia, Norway, Liechtenstein and Iceland
- Programme Countries: 28 EU member states + Turkey, Macedonia, Norway, Liechtenstein and Iceland.
If you come from a partner country and have carried out your main activities (studies, work, training) in any programme country for at least 12 months in total during the previous five years, you are considered as an applicant from a programme country.
Eligible Nationalities: International students are eligible to apply.
Application Procedure: For applications at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg: Applications for the EMLex at Erlangen university must be submitted via the Master’ s office. Please use the online application portal for Master’s programmes at the FAU Erlangen and select the programme “Lexikographie (Master of Arts)”.
Deadline: March 1, 2018