The Swedish Institute Scholarships for Global Professionals (SISGP) is offering masters degree scholarship for candidates with ambition, leadership experience and a strong professional background starting in the autumn semester 2020.
Application Deadline: 15th of January / 20th of February 2020
Host Institutions: Swedish Higher Education Institutions and Swedish Universities, Sweden
Degree Level: Masters
Number of Scholarships: 300 scholarships
Scholarship Benefits: If you’re concerned with sustainable development for a greener future, you’ll feel right at home in Sweden. Environmental issues are high priority here, and Sweden has been named the most sustainable country in the world for its use of renewable energy.
Scholarship Value: The scholarship covers tuition fees, living expenses of SEK 10,000 per month, insurance, and a one-time travel grant of SEK 15,000 (only for scholarship holders living outside Sweden). The scholarship is intended for full-time one-year or two-year master’s programmes, and is only awarded for programmes starting in the autumn semester.
Eligible Nationalities: Bangladesh; Bolivia; Brazil; Cambodia; Cameroon; Colombia; Ecuador; Egypt; Ethiopia; Gambia; Ghana; Guatemala; Honduras; Indonesia; Jordan; Kenya; Liberia; Malawi; Morocco; Myanmar (Burma); Nepal; Nigeria; Pakistan; Peru; Philippines; Rwanda; Sri Lanka; Sudan; Tanzania; Tunisia; Uganda; Vietnam; Zambia; Zimbabwe.
Eligibility: To be eligible for the Swedish Institute Scholarships for Global Professionals (SISGP),
Applicants must have had at least 3,000 hours’ work experience prior to 3 February 2019 from a maximum of three organisations/companies.
Applicants must be from an eligible country (see above).
Applicants must be able to demonstrate your previous leadership experience. The experience may be demonstrated through for instance previous work experience, or involvement in civil society organisations.
Applicants must be liable to pay tuition fees to the universities, have paid the application fee for master’s programmes at University Admissions on time before 1 February 2019, and be admitted to one of the eligible master’s programmes by3 April 2020.
Application Information: Apply for a master’s programme atuniversityadmissions.se, between16 October 2018 – 15 January 2020.
Apply for an SI scholarship between10-20 February 2020, following the instructions at the official website. The application form will be available in January 2020.
Kindly visit the official website for more information.