The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships - Funds for NGOs
SWEDEN: SWEDISH INSTITUTE SCHOLARSHIP
The scholarship is designed to cover living costs for the scholarship holder. The scholarship is free of tax and amounts to SEK 15,000 per month for PhD students and SEK 18,000 per month for postdoctoral researchers and senior scientists. The scholarship cannot be prolonged or extended. Scholarship holders are insured by the Swedish State Group Insurance against illness and accident during the scholarship period. SI Network for Future Global Leaders-All Swedish Institute scholarship holders are invited to become members of the SI Network for Future Global Leaders (NFGL), a network that offers unique opportunities during and after the stay in Sweden. Together with other talented people from all around the world, the scholarship holder is able to take part in a variety of events, exchange ideas and create networks that benefit both to career and personal development.
Swedish Institute Study Scholarships
The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships (SISS) programme offers scholarships for the academic year 2016/2017 to highly qualified students coming from countries on the OECD/DAC list.
The selection process for the Swedish Institute Study Scholarships consists of two selections rounds. The first selection round will take place through an online form 1–15 December 2015. Successful candidates will be notified by 8 January 2016, and asked to submit a detailed application for the second selection round 1–13 February 2016.Prior to applying for a scholarship, applicants must apply for a study program at the Swedish official online application service University Admissions, . Deadline for applications is January 15, 2013. Applicants can apply for a maximum of four study programs.
Submit the payment of their application fee to University Admissions before February 1, 2013. Then apply for the scholarship, the scholarship application period for the academic year 2013/2014 will be February 1-11, 2013. Please note that the application fee to University Admissions must be paid before applicants submit their scholarship application to the Swedish Institute.
The eligible study programs for Swedish Institute scholarships have been selected by the Swedish universities. The list of eligible study programs can be found . Applicants have to observe that personal application number retrieved in the confirmation from their study program registration has to be used when applying for a scholarship.
Applicants must prepare the mandatory enclosures for their scholarship application:
1. Curriculum Vitae (CV) of maximum three pages. Additional pages will not be considered.
2. Europass format ONLY, use this .
3. Motivation letter has to be completed by using the SI template found .
4. They should read the questions in the Motivation letter thoroughly and be explicit in their reasoning. Answers may not exceed the allowed number of characters for each question.
***Kindly note that no other documents than the Europass CV and Motivation letter should be submitted.