Scholarships for Lithuanian Language and Culture Summer Courses, 2019


Each summer, Vytautas Magnus University offers an intensive (1 month) Lithuanian Language and Culture Summer Course for people of all ages who want to improve their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in Lithuanian. During the summer course students are offered a comprehensive programme consisting of Lithuanian language classes, lectures, workshops, discussions, movie evenings, sightseeing tours and excursions to learn the language and deepen the knowledge about Lithuanian lifestyle and culture. Qualified teachers and professors head the programme.

This year the course will take place on 14 July – 12 August, 2019 at Vytautas Magnus University.


Application deadline: June 1, 2019.

Target Audience:

  • You are interested in Lithuania and the Lithuanian language;
  • You are a student coming to study in Lithuania;
  • You or your family member are of Lithuanian descent;
  • You value the experience of highly qualified professionals and enjoy creative work;
  • You are interested in meeting people from different countries;
  • You would like to spend a wonderful summer month in Kaunas – the most Lithuanian city of Lithuania – and see the places of interest in Lithuania. Read more



Ministry of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania together with Education Exchanges Support Foundation has announced a call for scholarships for the courses organised in the summer of 2019 at Vytautas Magnus University in Kaunas and Vilnius.

Eligible applicants:

  • students (of 1st, 2nd and 3rd study cycles) of foreign universities;
  • lecturers or researchers of higher education and research institutions of foreign countries;
  • foreigners of Lithuanian origin.

The duration of courses: 1 month.
Selected scholarship holders will receive a scholarship of 570 EUR / month and will have the course fee covered.
The deadline to submit the applications is 22 March 2019.