Vienna University of Technology offers scholarships to support outstanding students to study in the Master’s Program in Logic and Computation. They are awarded annually and typically last for the duration of the master’s program (up to two years).
Among the scholarships is the Helmut Veith Stipend, dedicated to the memory of an outstanding computer scientist who worked in the fields of logic in computer science, computer-aided verification, software engineering, and computer security.
Scholarships Number and Award:
The students who are awarded a scholarship receive €6000 annually, paid in installments. The University also offers tuition fee waivers.
Education Level & Subject:
Master’s Program in Logic and Computation
Application for a Scholarship or a Tuition Fee Waver Students who meet the following conditions are eligible to apply:
– Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Mathematics (Bologna first cycle) or equivalent degree
– Extensive knowledge and interest in (at least one of) the following areas:
Logic in Computer Science
Formal Methods and Verification
Foundations of Artificial Intelligence
– Proficiency in English
– Applicants must be eligible for admission to the Master’s Program in Logic and Computation. While applications for funding can be filed before or in parallel with the admissions process, the funding will only be awarded to applicants who have been unconditionally admitted to the master’s program.
Application Procedure Students are required to submit the following documents:
– Cover Letter, describing the type of funding the student is applying for, and all other aspects the student deems relevant for the application
– Curriculum Vitae
– Motivation Letter, describing the reasons why the student wants to study in the program Logic and Computation, why funding is necessary, and with which groups of the faculty the student would be interested to work with and why.
– Reports on university examinations (transcripts)
– Diplomas and/or certificates (first degree, bachelor degree, or higher) If the final academic certificate is not yet available at the time of the application deadline, a preliminary certificate (indicating the type of degree and the expected graduation date) signed and stamped by the degree-awarding university must be provided.
– Contact details of two referees (for letters of recommendation)
– English language certificate (TOEFL or similar)
– Copy of passport
How to Apply:
A certified translation needs to be provided for documents that are not in German or English. Your application must be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org as a single PDF document.
The deadline for 2018 is August 20.
More information: http://logic-cs.at/master/grants-and-scholarships/