The Swedish Government offers select grants to South African natives. We are presently searching for gifted and driven researchers that need to go to a Master’s Program at a Swedish college. Everything from everyday costs to educational cost charge will be incorporated into the grant.
Application Deadline: The grant application comprises of two stages, the initial step will be open from first December 2016 – sixteenth January 2017, trailed by an itemized second step for effective hopefuls from the initial step, first – tenth February 2017.
Offered every year? Yes
Qualified nations: South Africa
To be taken in (nation): Sweden
Acknowledged Subject Areas: About 600 diverse review programs at Swedish colleges are qualified for a grant. Need will be given to candidates picking study programs with an accentuation on sexual orientation correspondence, supportable improvement, vote based system, human rights or neediness lessening.
About the Award: regarding the Binational Commission assention amongst Sweden and South Africa, the Swedish Institute distributes up to 10 grants for South African subjects going to ace’s reviews beginning in the harvest time semester 2017.
SISS is the Swedish government’s universal honors plot went for creating worldwide pioneers. It is supported by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Sweden and controlled by the Swedish Institute (SI). The program offers a one of a kind open door for future pioneers to grow professionally and scholastically, to experience Swedish society and culture, and to assemble a dependable association with Sweden and with each other.
The objective is to empower the grant holders to assume a dynamic part in the positive advancement of the social orders in which they live. Perfect competitors are driven youthful experts with scholarly capabilities, exhibited administration encounter and an unmistakable thought of how a review program in Sweden would profit their nation.
Candidates must be South African natives however may, at the season of their application and affirmation, live in a nation other than South Africa, including Sweden.
What’s more, candidates ought to demonstrate a desire to have any kind of effect by working with issues which add to a fair and economical improvement in South Africa, in a long haul point of view.
Number of Awardees: 10
Estimation of Scholarship:
The grant covers both educational cost charges (paid straightforwardly to the Swedish college/college school by the Swedish Institute) and everyday costs to the measure of SEK 9,000 every month.
Grant holders from creating nations will get a travel concede regarding their grant. The travel allow is a one-time installment of SEK 15,000.
Grant holders are protected by the Swedish State Group Insurance and Personal Insurance against sickness and mishap amid the grant time frame.
All SI grant holders get to be individuals from the SI Network for Future Global Leaders (NFGL) – a system which offers elite open doors for SI grant holders amid their stay in Sweden. Together with other gifted individuals from all around the globe, the grant holders partake in and sort out an assortment of occasions, trade thoughts and make systems helpful both to profession and self-awareness. Grant holders are relied upon to be ministers for their nation, and to show authority aptitudes and collaboration inside the NFGL. At the point when the grant holders come back to their nations of origin they turn out to be a piece of the SI Alumni Network.
Span of Scholarship: The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships is planned for full-time Master’s level researches of maybe a couple years, and is granted for projects beginning in the pre-winter semester. The grant is conceded for one scholastic year (two semesters) at once. It will be reached out for projects longer than two semesters, gave that the understudy has passed his/her courses/credits.
Instructions to Apply: The application procedure comprises of two stages. The initial step is to apply through an online application form between 12:00 CET 1 December 2016 – 24:00 GMT 16 January 2017.
Effective competitors will be told before the finish of January 2017 (preparatory date: 25 January 2017).
The shortlisted competitors should present a point by point application with a Motivation letter, an Europass CV and an international ID duplicate for the second step 1 – 10 February 2017. The two-stage application handle goes for offering straightforwardness in the determination procedure.
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Grant Provider: The Swedish Institute