Fully Funded SI Scholarships 2024 for Global Professionals
Great news! The SI (Swedish Institute) Scholarships 2024 for Global Professionals are now open. This prestigious initiative offers fully-funded opportunities for individuals pursuing master’s level studies in Sweden. If you’re eligible and from one of the approximately 43 countries, you can apply for these scholarships to support your academic journey in Sweden for the 2024/2025 academic session.
The SI Scholarship for Global Professionals aims to nurture future leaders who will play a vital role in achieving the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. This initiative also strives to promote positive and sustainable development in the applicants’ home countries and regions. In the latest round, the Swedish Institute granted around 250 Master’s scholarships exclusively for those pursuing master’s degree studies in Sweden.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs
Host Institution(s): Swedish Universities
- Full Tuition Coverage: SI pays the entire tuition fee directly to your Swedish university at the start of each semester.
- Monthly Living Expenses: A monthly payment of SEK 10,000 to cover living expenses for the entire study period.
- Travel Grant: Receive a travel grant of up to SEK 15,000 for the complete study period, depending on your country of origin.
- Insurance: Coverage against illness and accidents.
- SI Network Membership: Join the SI Network for Future Global Leaders (NFGL), a platform supporting your professional growth and networking while in Sweden.
- Alumni Network: After your scholarship period, join the SI Alumni Network, offering continued networking and professional development opportunities. The global network consists of over 15,000 alumni from 140+ countries.
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Master’s
Nationality: International Students
Requirements and eligibility criteria for Fully Funded SI Scholarships 2024 for Global Professionals:
- Citizenship: Applicants must be citizens of a country eligible for SI scholarships.
- Tuition Fees: Applicants must be liable to pay tuition fees to Swedish universities, having followed the steps of University Admissions, and being admitted to an eligible master’s program by the specified date.
- Work Experience: At least 3,000 hours of demonstrated work experience is required.
- Leadership Experience: Applicants should showcase leadership experience from their current or past employment or civil society engagements.
- Eligible Programs: The master’s programs applied for must be eligible for SI scholarships. Priority is given to programs within specific subject areas, depending on the applicant’s country of citizenship.
Application Procedure for Fully Funded SI Scholarships 2024 for Global Professionals (How to apply);
Application Process for SI Scholarships:
Enrollment in Master’s Program:
- Begin by applying for enrollment in a master’s program at a Swedish University.
Global Professionals Scholarship Application:
- Submit a separate application specifically for the Global Professionals scholarship after completing the master’s program application.
- This scholarship application will undergo a final evaluation in the selection process.
- The online application portal for the SI Scholarship for Global Professionals opens on February 12th for the academic year 2024/2025.
- Prospective applicants are advised to review the open call for applications and prepare the required documents in advance.
- Remember, success in both the master’s program application and the scholarship application is crucial for consideration in the selection process.
Application Deadline: Not Stated
For more information visit the official website