Additional financial support for going on exchange

Additional financial support

 

Persons with fewer opportunities, who are formally classified as a sensitive members of the KTU community (more information) may receive an additional individual fixed amount grant:

  • in case of long-term mobility – 250 Eur per month;
  • in case of short-term mobility – 100 Eur (when the duration of mobility is 5 – 14 days), 150.00 Eur (when the duration of mobility is 15 – 30 days).

Requests for the formal assignment for a member of sensitive groups of KTU community are submitted by e-mail to: wellbeing@ktu.lt.

After confirmation of assignment to sensitive groups of KTU community, the application for an additional scholarship is uploaded to the Mobility Online system after selection.

 

An additional individual grant based on actual costs incurred may be provided to students, graduates, teachers and staff members with special needs.

According to the Erasmus + Program Guide, a person with special needs is defined as a potential participant in a program whose physical, mental or other health condition is such that participation in mobility activities is not possible without additional funding. Students with special needs have the opportunity to receive additional funding to meet those needs. To receive support, you must apply directly to the Education Exchange Support Fund and fill in the necessary documents. The application form and annexes to the additional grant are provided no later than 1 month before departure for studies.

Special needs support may be provided to students selected for Erasmus + mobility to cover the following costs:

  1. Additional costs for facilities and / or services, depending on the special needs, illness / disability. The need for these costs must be substantiated by medical records, i. y. The need for the facilities and / or services for which are requesting additional support must be confirmed by a medical certificate issued by your doctor. It should be noted that the latter document must clearly state what specific and how many services will be needed during studies or internship abroad. Support will be based on actual costs incurred.
  2. Subsistence and travel expenses of the accompanying person, if justified. The justification for these costs is determined by the Education Exchange Support Fund.

 

How to apply for additional support?

 

Requests for the formal assignment of a person to sensitive groups of community members are submitted by e-mail to: wellbeing@ktu.lt. After confirmation of assignment to sensitive groups, the application for an additional scholarship must be uploaded to the Mobility Online system after selection.

For an individual grant based on the costs actually incurred contact: HEKA1papildomadotacija@smpf.lt

If you have additional questions, please contact the KTU Academic Mobility Department: erasmus@ktu.lt