Dora Plus is an Estonian government programme that is initiated with the aim to improve the Estonia's visibility and attractiveness as a destination for studying and research. The programme will be implemented from 2015 to 2023 with the support of EU Regional Development Fund.
The specific objectives of the programme are the following:
The programme will be implemented from 1 August 2015 to 31 May 2023 with an operational budget of 22.5 million euros, of which 87% is the support from the European Regional Development Fund.
Scholarships to the young researchers and Master’s students from Estonian higher education institutions for participating in the research conferences, seminars, courses or other professionally relevant activities abroad.
Scholarships to the international MA and PhD students for study visits and full-time studies in the Estonian higher education institutions.
Support to the Estonian higher education institutions for the organisation of intensive, short-term courses for international study groups.
International marketing of study and employment opportunities in Estonia and endorsement of Estonian employment opportunites to the international graduates.