Call for Scholarship applications
Saturday, 13 December 2014

The Harvard Club of Serbia announces the establishment of the Scholarship Fund, which will award two merit-based scholarships annually, each to the value of RSD 120,000, to final year undergraduate students enrolled in bachelor degree programs at universities in Serbia. The deadline for submitting applications has been extended to January 26, 2015. The scholarships will be awarded in February 2015.

About the Scholarship Fund

One scholarship, for students studying the humanities and social sciences, is named after Čedomilj Mijatović ; (1842-1932), economist, historian, writer, diplomat and politician who has contributed to the establishment of Serbias modern diplomatic service. The second scholarship will be awarded to students of natural and physical sciences, and is named after Draginja Draga Ljočić; (1855-1926), the first woman doctor in Serbia, and the first woman to become a full member of the Serbian Medical Society. Draga enhanced the work in the field of pediatrics in Serbia, but was also known for her social and feminist endeavors. Both Mijatović and Ljočić passionately and with conviction believed in their professions and advocated for the betterment of the society in which they lived. The Harvard Club of Serbia hopes that the biographies of these two extraordinary people will spark the interest of perspective applicants. All interested students are hereby invited to apply for a scholarship and download SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS and APPLICATION FORM.