The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships

The Swedish Institute regrets to announce that there will be no new scholarships within the Swedish Institute Study Scholarships programme for studies starting autumn 2015. The next call for applications for the Swedish Institute Study Scholarships will be in December 2015 for master programmes starting September 2016.

The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships are targeted at highly qualified students.

To apply for a SI scholarship, you must first complete your separate application to the master’s programme(s) before the university deadline 16 January 2017. The application process and the selection criteria for the Swedish Institute Study Scholarships are separate from the application process to master’s programmes at . Note that you should also look for from your Government or from other sources in your country, as well as for , since the competition for SI scholarships is very fierce.


The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships ..

If you are applying to any of the academic programmes listed below, you are eligible to apply for a Swedish Institute Study Scholarship.

The Swedish Institute Study Scholarship provides a number of full scholarships for master’s programmes in Sweden. The programme is open to students who are citizens of countries on . The programme offers a unique opportunity for future leaders to develop professionally and academically, to experience Swedish society and culture and to build a long-lasting relationship with Sweden and each other.


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 2017.Duration of Scholarships: The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships is intended for full-time master’s level studies of one or two years, and is only awarded for programmes starting in the autumn semester. The scholarship is granted for one academic year (two semesters) at a time. It will be extended for programmes longer than two semesters, provided that the student has passed his/her courses/credits.