Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Balassi Scholarship Programme

The MFA-Balassi plays a key role in the professional direction of international educational affairs. The MFA-Balassi Scholarship Programme’s main objective is to project a quality-oriented image of our nation, thereby increasing Hungary’s prestige in the international sphere, while strengthening and preserving all facets of Hungarian language and education both within and outside of Hungary’s borders.The MFA-Balassi’s uniqueness therefore lies in the content and scope of its activities, as well as in the methodology used to reach its goals.