The primary goal of this scholarship program is to promote democratic, economic and social development through supporting know-how and transfer of knowledge to advanced students within areas in which Sweden is at the forefront of academic research.
Eligibility Criteria /Scholarship Guidelines
The scholarships are intended for guest students belonging to the above-mentioned target group for full-time temporary studies in Sweden. There is no age limit for scholarship holders.
One is eligible for this scholarship if the following requirements are met :
Applicants have not already lived in Sweden for two years or more when the scholarship period is due to begin.
Applicants must not have a Swedish permanent residence permit or a work permit.
Applicants must not have previously been awarded a scholarship from the SI for studies at master’s level or research at a Swedish university.
Students who have attended a Swedish Institute summer course in the Swedish language or the Swedish Institute Summer University are welcome to apply.