Each academic year, the Dean of the SU SBA may award a regular scholarship of a maximum of CZK 11,000 per month to a maximum of 3 talented foreign students of the SU SBA enrolled in a doctoral degree program in English, who will be selected for the position of Research Assistant. The Research Assistant is involved in the scientific research activities of the department on the basis of the instructions of the head of the department and the researchers of scientific research projects. For awarding a scholarship, the student must meet all of the following conditions:
- The student is a citizen of the upper-middle-income, lower-middle-income, low-income country, according to the current World Bank classification.
- The 1 st year student has achieved excellent results in the Master's studies or the student has demonstrated other activities directly or indirectly related to study or social life (study abroad, successful participation in competitions, participation in projects, authorship of publications, etc.).
- The 2nd – 4th year student fulfils the set individual study plan (ISP), and submits a written report on the course of doctoral studies and ISP fulfilment for the previous academic year by the end of the respective academic year, is involved in solving a research project, presents the results of his/her research at conferences and in publications (with an emphasis on publication in scientific journals).
The Dean of the SU SBA will decide on the award of the scholarship on the basis of the student's application and attached documents proving the fulfilment of the conditions set out.
In the event of a positive decision by the Dean on the award of a scholarship, this will be paid monthly in 12 instalments. The scholarship can be paid only for the standard period of study, max. 4 years. In the event of non-compliance with the conditions set out, the right to a scholarship expires.