Erasmus + Scholarship for PhD students at University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain)

11 January

GIPA’s International Relations Department announces a call for the scholarship of the Erasmus + program funded by the European Commission for a study at the University of Santiago de Compostela.

The call is open for GIPA’s Doctoral students. As a result of the call, 1 best student will be selected.

List of requested documents:

  • Copy of Passport
  • Transcript of Grades (in English);
  • Proof of language ability (English and Spanish - if applicable)
  • Copy of Master’s Diploma with corresponding transcript of grades (in English);
  • Proof of PhD registration at GIPA
  • Letter of Motivation (in English, not exceeding one page);
  • One letter of Recommendation (in English, with signature);
  • PhD Learning Agreement proposal (At this stage, fill in only “Research project description”)

List of PhD areas at USC can be found below:

Interested students should submit the complete list of documents in PDF format no later than 17 January 2019, 17:00 hrs, at the following email:

Students selection process:

  • Review of the documents;
  • Interview with applicants;

Selection Criteria: 1 best applicant will be identified in accordance with the following criteria: 

  • Academic record
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Recommendation
  • Applicant’s motivation
  • Topicality of the proposed research project

Note: Please, be advised that preference will be given to applicants, who apart from English, also possess Spanish Language on the basic level.

Duration of scholarship: 
One semester (2019 Spring semester: March - June 2019)

Scholarship includes: Monthly stipend of 850 Euros + Round trip International Travel 820 Euros.

Note: Selected students will have to cover visa fee and insurance on their own!

In case of additional questions, please, feel free to contact us through email: or phone: +995 577 57 75 11

Incomplete and late applications will not considered!

See attached file: PhD Learning Agreement proposal