Lund University in Sweden is giving out scholarships to international students to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate programs offered in Lund University. The scholarship covers 25%, 50%, 75% or up to 100% of the tuition fee (scholarships are toward tuition fees only and that living costs are not covered). The deadline for scholarship application is 20th January 2014.
Brief scholarship description
As a top 100 university and ranked in the top 0.4% of universities in the world, Lund University attracts high achieving students from across the globe. The Lund University Global Scholarship programme seeks to recognise these students by awarding academic excellence grants.
Scholarship recipients have a proven record of achieving consistently high grades in their previous studies and are assessed as being a good fit for our programmes. The scholarship is selective, competitive and merit-based.
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:
- You must be a citizen of a country from outside the EU/EEA (and Switzerland) and are required to pay a tuition fee
- You have applied for Bachelor’s or Master’s level studies for a minimum of one semester of study (30 ECTS)
Do not apply if:
- You do not meet the admission requirements to Lund University
- You cannot secure the funding needed to cover cost of living as required by the Swedish Migration Board
What the scholarship covers
The scholarship covers 25%, 50%, 75% or up to 100% of the tuition fee (scholarships are toward tuition fees only and that living costs are not covered).
Field of study
This scholarship is provided to study any of the courses offered in Lund University, Sweden.
How to apply
The mode of application is online. Please note that the scholarship “motivation letter” is different from any statement of purpose you may be required to submit as part of your programme application documents. Your scholarship personal “motivation letter” should explain why your academic performance and reasons for applying to Lund University make you an appropriate recipient for a Lund University Global Scholarship.
You can only apply for one scholarship per programme or free-standing course. If you are applying for more than one programme or free-standing course at Lund University, you must make a separate scholarship application for each programme/course to which you have applied. Click here for more information on how to apply.
Scholarship Application Deadline
The deadline for submission of scholarship application is 20th January 2014