Scholarships offered by other organizations

Many associations, foundations and other organizations offer scholarships or travel grants for studies in Sweden. The following listing includes scholarships for students from a variety of countries as well as country-specific scholarships. This list is not comprehensive; it’s always a good idea to do some research in your home country to find out more about available scholarships.


Scholarships for students in a variety of countries

A good first stop for anyone searching for scholarships is the Institute of International Education’s scholarship programme database.

Some scholarships open to students from many countries include:

Rotary International district and global grants


Open Society Foundation fellowships and scholarships


The World Bank Scholarship and Fellows Program


Scholarships by country

Azerbaijan

State Programme – Education of Azerbaijani Youth Abroad

Belarus

European Scholarship Scheme for Young Belarusians (ESSYB)

Brazil

Ciência sem Fronteiras (Science without Borders)

Chile

Becas Chile scholarship programme

Colombia

ICETEX scholarships

Colfuturo

Cyprus

The Foundation’s Educational Grants Scheme

Ecuador

Ecuadorian governmental scholarships

Georgia

International Education Center (IEC) provides scholarships for international master’s and doctoral degree

Indonesia

Indonesian Endowment Fund for Education (LPDP) programme

Italy

Fondazione C.M. Lerici

Kazahkstan

Bolashak International Scholarship

Japan

ITO Foundation for International Education Exchange for master’s studies

The Nakajima Foundation

Yoshida Scholarship Foundation

Keidanren Ishizaka Memorial Foundation provides several scholarship programmes

Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) administers several scholarship programmes

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) for research and postdoctoral studies

Canon Foundation in Europé for research and postdoctoral studies

The Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education (STINT) with the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) for research and postdoctoral studies

Mexico

DGRI – SEP

NordSecMob, a joint master’s programme in Security and Mobile Computing

Mexico-Suecia Linnaeus Palme, an exchange programme for students from UNAM

CONACYT

FIDERH/Banco de México

Panama

IFARHU scholarships

SENACYT (Secretaría Nacional de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación)

Peru

Pronabec

Russia

Global Education Scholarship Program

Serbia

Euroweb+

St:Johannes Stipendiefond

Dositeja

USA

American Scandinavian Foundation scholarship

SWEA North Carolina scholarship

The Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Studies (SASS) travel grants

The Birgit Baldwin Fellowship in Scandinavian Studies

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