The Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic has created the Rector's Scholarship as a way of ensuring that students who deserve special consideration are able to be properly recognized. This scholarship was instituted by the university in order to ensure that those students whose actions transcend one department and benefit the entire university are rewarded for their efforts. This includes special recognition for academic, cultural, community, and athletic achievements. The specifics of the award are determined at the discretion of the rector.
Full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students of Masaryk University in Brno may apply for the Rector's Scholarship. Decisions about which candidates will be awarded scholarships are made on an individual basis.