February 23, 2024
Swedish Institute

Swedish Institute                                          Deadline: 15 Jan/28 Feb 2024
Masters Degree                                              Study in: Sweden                                                                                                                                                                          Course starts August 2024

Scholarship overview:

Many master’s degrees at Swedish universities will be eligible for scholarships in the autumn of 2024 thanks to the Swedish Institute Scholarships for Global Professionals (SISGP), a new scholarship scheme that will replace the Swedish Institute Study Scholarships (SISS).

The SI Scholarship for Global Professionals seeks to cultivate future global leaders who will support both positive and sustainable development in their own nations and regions as well as the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

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Host Universities/Institutions:

Swedish Universities and Institutions of Higher Learning

Level/Field(s) of study:

Masters programmes offered by Swedish universities and higher education institutions that are full-time and last one or two years.

The SI grant for Global Professionals is available to students enrolled in about 700 master’s programmes taught in English. These programmes include those in the humanities, agricultural science, natural science, social science, medicine and public health, and technology. The list of master’s programmes that qualify for the SISGP call for applications for the upcoming academic year will soon be available on the official website.

Number of Scholarships:

About 350 scholarships

Target group:

Students hailing from the following nations:

Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, Ecuador, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Honduras, Indonesia, Jordan, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Moldova, Morocco, Myanmar (Burma), Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Rwanda, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, Ukraine, Vietnam, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

Scholarship value/inclusions/duration:

Full tuition fees, living expenses of SEK 12,000 per month, insurance, and a SEK 10,000–15,000 one-time travel award (available only to recipients who do not reside in Sweden) are all covered by the scholarship.

See also  Emile Boutmy Scholarships for Non-EU Students at Sciences Po.

The scholarship is exclusively given for full-time master’s degrees that begin in the fall semester and is meant for one- or two-year programmes.

Family members are not eligible for any further grants. Additionally, it doesn’t pay the university admissions application fee.

Eligibility:

To qualify for the SISGP:

• As stated above, you must be a citizen of a nation that qualifies for SI scholarships. You are not required to be a resident of the nation at the time of application, though.

• SI scholarships must be available for the master’s programmes you are applying to. Programmes in specific topic areas are given precedence by the institution based on your citizenship.

• Work experience must be verified (differences apply to specific areas). Furthermore, you need to exhibit evidence of leadership via involvement in civic society or from your past or current employment.

• To be eligible for admission to one of the master’s programmes, you must be able to pay tuition fees to Swedish institutions, have completed the University Admissions process, paid the application fee on time, and be admitted (or conditionally admitted) by March 21, 2024.

See also  Uppsala University Global Scholarships.

Other requirements include having two citizenships, having lived and studied in Sweden in the past, and more. Check out the official website for the complete list of eligibility requirements.

Application guidelines:

On the official website, the application portal will be available from February 12 until February 28, 2024.

Start by submitting an application by January 15, 2024, to a master’s programme at universityadmissions.se. You will receive a personal application number with eight numbers after submitting your application for a master’s course at universityadmissions.se. You will require the number in order to apply for the SI Scholarship for Global Professionals, so please save it.

You can apply for a SI scholarship once your master’s programme application is complete. The necessary documents must be electronically submitted via the online application site between February 12, 2024, at 00:01 and February 28, 2024, at 14:59 CET.

It is crucial to go to the official website to get comprehensive instructions on how to submit an application for this scholarship.

 

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: https://si.se/en/apply/scholarships/swedish-institute-scholarships-for-global-professionals/

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