Scholarship for Christian Young People

The application for the 2022/2023 academic year is now closed! The application for the 2022/2023 academic year will open again in December 2021.


Mission of the scholarship

The Scholarship Programme for Christian Young People is based on the cooperation between the State Secretariat for the Aid of Persecuted Christians and for the Hungary Helps Programme and Churches that pursue humanitarian activities in crisis regions.

Degree programmes at bachelor level and one tier master’s programmes are open to all applicants, while master’s and doctoral programmes are open to those applicants who have completed their bachelor/master studies in the frame of the Scholarship Programme for Christian Young People in Hungary or are registered for the last semester of their studies in the 2021/2022 academic year as Scholarship for Christian Young People scholarship holders.


More information

For further information please visit the official Hungary Helps Agency website: http://hungaryhelps.gov.hu/scyp/

For the application procedure visit this site: https://apply.scyp.hu/

Operational Regulations

List of Churches


Available study programmes


Provisions Covered by the Scholarship

  • Tuition-free education: exemption from the payment of tuition fee
  • Monthly stipend: non-degree, bachelor’s, master’s and one-tier master’s level:  monthly amount of HUF 166,600 (cca EUR 450) contribution to the living expenses in Hungary, for 12 months a year, until the completion of studies
  • Accommodation contribution: free dormitory place or a contribution of HUF 40,000/month to accommodation costs for the whole duration of the scholarship period
  • Medical insurance: health care services according to the relevant Hungarian legislation (Act LXXX of 1997, national health insurance card) and supplementary medical insurance for up to HUF 65,000 (cca EUR 195) a year/person
  • Reimbursement of travel costs to/from home country once a year: HUF 200,000 (cca EUR 550)


Contact Information

If you have any further question, then please do not hesitate to contact Ms. Rozália Kiss at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.