The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships (SISS) are awarded to students from selected countries for full-time master’s level studies in Sweden starting in the autumn semester 2016.
Swedish Higher Education Institutions and Swedish Universities
Field(s) of study:
Eligible master programmes in Sweden
Number of Scholarships:
An estimated 300 scholarships will be available.
Students from SISS-eligible countries.
The scholarship covers tuition fees, living expenses (SEK 9,000 per month), and insurance. The scholarship also covers travel grants for scholarship holders from countries on the DAC list of ODA recipients.
Applicants must be from an eligible country and have at least two years’ work experience. Applicants must display outstanding academic qualifications and leadership experience. In addition, applicants should show an ambition to make a difference by working with issues which contribute to a just and sustainable development in their country.
Read more about the eligibility criteria at the official website.
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 1–۱۵ December 2015. Successful candidates will be notified by 8 January 2016, and asked to submit a detailed application for the second selection round 1–۱۳ February 2016.
It is important to read the application procedure and visit the official website for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Official Scholarship Website: https://eng.si.se/areas-of-operation/scholarships-and-grants/the-swedish-institute-study-scholarships/
Deadline: 15 Dec 2015/13 Feb 2016