Greece 2016/17 - values of student grants
Date of publication: 2017
Grants - note: No statistical data available on the percentage of students receiving support
Need-based grant (euro): most common 2400
Merit-based grant (euro): most common 1800
Student grantsThere are no standard scholarships. Depending on funds available from the state budget, ESIF or private funds
managed by IKY (State Scholarship Foundation), a call for applications for grants is published. Awards and
scholarships may be offered by higher education institutions, according to students' academic performance and
financial status. Part-time students are not eligible for IKY grants.
Grant/scholarships are also offered by research institutions/non-profit/benefit foundations to first, second cycle and
PhD students. Eligibility/selection criteria are age, grades (for 2nd cycle), foreign languages, work experience and
The scholarships awarded by the Hellenic Open University cover the full amount or part of the student fees per
academic year if a combination of economic, social and academic criteria is met by the student.
Source: Eurydice, National Student Fee and Support Systems 2013/2014, 2015/2016, 2016/2017