Call for „Student Excellence Award” by Óbuda University


Óbuda University is calling for applications for students in BSc and MSc programs, enrolled in the given semester (not in their last year) with the status listed below.

  • Stipendium Hungaricum/Scholarship for Christian Young People/Hungarian Diaspora Scholarship scholarship students
  • Self-financing international students participating in English-language programs

The purpose of the application is for the university to honor the work of students who achieve outstanding results in their studies, academic, sports, and cultural activities, and who take an active role in student community activities, volunteer programs, and the internationalization of the university, and to encourage them to achieve these goals.

The scholarship allowance offered to scholarship holders:

For students participating in the Stipendium Hungaricum/Scholarship for Christian Young People/Hungarian Diaspora Scholarship programs:

  • Each semester, one student per faculty receives a one-time additional scholarship of HUF 60,000 (in the semester following the results announcement)

For self-financing students:

  • Tuition discount for one semester in the semester following the submission of the application and the announcement of its results:

1st place: 2000 EUR discount,

2nd place: 1000 EUR discount,

3rd place: 500 EUR discount

The grant can be awarded once in the case of MSc students and twice in the case of BSc students in their respective study cycle.

How to apply:

The application documentation, which includes the application form, its annexes (1-2) and documents authentically certifying outstanding achievements, can be submitted to the International Education Office (Budapest Bécsi út 94-96 fsz. 35.) between 10-20 July 2023, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., or sent by post to the same address in a sealed envelope, with the applicant’s name, Neptun code, and training indicated on the envelope.

(The results and activities submitted in the application must be certified by the organizers in an authentic, signed document.)

Procedure for assessing applications:

The applications received are judged by a committee appointed by the Rector of Óbuda University, with the involvement of the head of the International Education Office and a representative of HÖK/Student Association. Based on the committee’s proposal, the vice rector/rector of education decides on the awardees. The committee can propose the awarding of one or, in justified cases, two awards in each student group category.

Information obtained during the evaluation of the applications and the decision-making process will be treated confidentially by the contributors.

By submitting the application, the awardees agree to actively participate in the university- and scholarship program and its promotion and accept that the university will publish the list of winners of the Óbuda University Student Excellence Award on its website.

Application deadline: 20 July 2023.

Announcement of the results: end of August 2023.

Application forms:

Application form

Control sheet (Annex 1)

Score sheet (Annex 2)

Updated: 14.08.2023.