The Onassis Foundation, in fulfillment of the terms of Aristotle Onassis’ Last Will and Testament regarding Education, has established various scholarship programmes. The Programme of Scholarships for Hellenes began in 1978 and the Programme of Scholarships for Foreigners started in 1995. These programmes are announced annually.
1. The Programmes of Scholarships for Hellenes offer scholarships for:
a) Studies in countries outside Greece at a Postgraduate or Doctoral level in every scientific field of study from 1978 onwards.
b) Studies in Greece in every scientific field of study at a Doctoral level (since 1998) or Postgraduate level (since 2001).
2. The Programme of Scholarships for Foreigners offers scholarships for:
a) Research in Greece (since 1995) to university professors of all levels and researchers holding a PhD
b) Studies in Greece (since 1995) to PhD candidates