The Patrons’ Scholarship Contest opens on 22 May. This year, nine companies will award Kaunas University of Technology Faculty of Informatics (KTU FI) students for the best bachelor’s and master’s thesis projects. The prize fund amounts to to 11 585 euros. Sixteen students and seven final project supervisors will be awarded scholarships. This is a great opportunity to receive a financial incentive for their efforts and willingness to improve.
As many as nine companies will be providing named scholarships and prizes: „Centric IT Solutions Lithuania“, „Teltonika Networks“, „KAYAK Lithuania“, „Juvare Lithuania“, „TeleSoftas“ „TransUnion“, „TutoTOONS“, „Festo Lietuva“ ir „Singletonas“.
We invite Faculty of Informatics students and their lecturers – supervisors of final projects – to take part in the Patrons’ Scholarship Contest, where the best final projects will be awarded.
All the necessary information about the Patronage Scholarship Contest can be found in the Academic Information System (AIS) under the section ” Contests “. Anyone can apply by submitting the documents below:
Applications can be submitted to the AIS until 15 June at 23:59.
IMPORTANT: If the thesis is by multiple persons, the amount of the scholarship will be divided into equal parts. Each author of the thesis must submit the application in the academic system.
The amounts awarded to the supervisor of the thesis are stated before the taxes.
Don’t miss your chance!
Centric IT Solutions Lithuania scholarship for the best Bachelor and Master projects
Two scholarships of EUR 400 each are awarded to students who have successfully defended their bachelor’s thesis, one scholarship of EUR 400 to a student who has successfully defended his/her master’s thesis, and one scholarship of EUR 300 to his/her supervisor.
Qualitative criteria: structurally well-organised thesis, defended with a score of at least 8; exceptional product functionality, innovation.
Specificity of the application area: development of an app, development of a website.
Impact criteria: applicability to society or organisations, solving relevant problems.
Teltonika Networks scholarship for the best bachelor’s project for a student and his supervisor
A scholarship of EUR 1 000 is awarded to the student for his/her final bachelor’s thesis and EUR 885 to the supervisor.
The final project must be related to one of the items given:
The thesis will be assessed on the following criteria:
KAYAK Lithuania scholarships for bachelor and master students
There are two scholarships: a scholarship of EUR 500 for a student defending a bachelor’s thesis and a scholarship of EUR 500 for a student defending a master’s thesis.
Requirements provided by the company:
Juvare Lithuania scholarships for bachelor and master students
Two scholarships are awarded: a scholarship of EUR 500 for a student who defends a bachelor’s thesis and a scholarship of EUR 500 for a student who defends a master’s thesis.
Requirements to be considered for the scholarship:
TeleSoftas scholarships for bachelor and master students
Two scholarships are awarded: a scholarship of EUR 500 for a student who has defended a bachelor’s thesis and a scholarship of EUR 500 for a student who has defended a master’s thesis.
The thesis must meet at least one of the following criteria:
An IT product that is designed and developed with the aim of minimising the negative impact on the environment and maximising the social and economic benefits:
Energy efficiency, which includes optimising code for performance, reducing unnecessary computational and storage requirements, and using energy-efficient hardware;
The FP documentation shall describe how sustainability has been taken into account in the development of the product.
TransUnion scholarship for a bachelor student
A scholarship of EUR 500 is awarded to a student who has defended his/her bachelor’s thesis.
The company has provided the criteria on which the thesis will be assessed:
TutoTOONS scholarship for a bachelor student and his/her supervisor
A scholarship of EUR 500 is awarded to a student who has written and defended a bachelor thesis and EUR 500 to the supervisor of the thesis.
Singletonas scholarships for students and supervisors
A scholarship of EUR 600 for a student who has defended his/her bachelor’s thesis and EUR 400 for his/her supervisor. There is also a €600 scholarship for a student who has defended his/her master’s thesis and €400 for his/her supervisor.
Requirements for the scholarship:
Festo Lietuva Scholarship for bachelor and master students and their thesis supervisors
Scholarships are awarded: a scholarship of EUR 500 for a student who has defended a bachelor’s thesis and a scholarship of EUR 500 for a student who has defended a master’s thesis. A further EUR 350 each are awarded to the supervisors of their theses.
Requirements for the scholarships are:
First scholarship – “Uniqueness”
Second scholarship – “Sustainability”