Deadline: Jan 2013 (annual)
Study in: Sweden
Start Day:Course starts September 2013
The Lund University Global Scholarship programme is targeted at top academic students who are citizens of countries from outside the European Union/European Economic Area (and Switzerland). Top academic students have a proven record of achieving consistently high grades in previous studies. The scholarship is selective and completely merit based. No consideration is taken of the students’ financial needs in the selection process.
Host Institution(s): Lund University in Sweden
Field(s) of study:
Any Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree Programmes or free standing courses offered at the University
Number of Scholarships: Not specified
Citizens of countries outside the European Union/European Economic Area (and Switzerland) except Bangladesh, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mali, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia (students from these countries can apply for the Swedish Institute Study Scholarship).
The scholarships may cover 25%, 50%, 75% or 100% of the tuition fee. The scholarship value is deducted from the tuition fee of the programme or free-standing course for which you are awarded a scholarship. Please note that the Lund University Global Scholarship does not cover living costs which is approximately SEK 7 800/month (approximately USD 1140 or EUR 866).
Citizens of countries outside the European Union/European Economic Area (and Switzerland) who have applied for Bachelor’s or Master’s level studies at Lund University for a minimum of one semester of study (the equivalent of 30 ECTS full-time study) and who are required to pay tuition fees.
Scholarship applications are still closed. The next round of applications will open in October 2012. The deadline will fall around mid January 2013 (it closed on 20 January for 2012-2013).
How to Apply
To apply for a Lund University Global Scholarship, you must first apply ONLINE for the programme(s) or free-standing course(s) you wish to study at Lund University from mid October to mid January. You then apply for a Lund University Global Scholarship using their online application form (the online form is available at the official website once the application period is open).
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Website: Official Scholarship Website