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MFS information seminar

Tuesday 29 September 2020 12.00 – 12.45

Onlina via Zoom

An information seminar for Stockholm University students that plan to apply for Sida’s Minor Field Studies (MFS) scholarship programme.

Join our MFS information seminar!

During this Minor Field Studies (MFS) information seminar the MFS Coordinator from the Student Services will run through i.e. the application process, possible host countries, admission requirements, assessment and decision, and tips/recommendations how to best prepare your MFS field study application. There will also be an MFS alumnus participating to provide tips and ideas. There will be time for questions and answers. 

Students that are planning to apply for the MFS scholarship are encouraged to attend an information seminar prior to submitting their application. A list of information seminars and MFS application writing workshops is found on the MFS website under the section “Application rounds and information seminars” (Swedish MFS website under the section “Utlysningar och informationstillfällen”).

Register for the seminar

More information about Minor Field Studies 

Stockholm University students* have the opportunity to apply for the MFS scholarship programme funded by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida). This gives you a scholarship of 27000 SEK and the possibility to spend 8 weeks in a developing country to conduct a field study for your bachelor's or master's degree project/essay.  
*Note, applicants need to be Swedish citizens or have a permanent residence permit (PUT) in Sweden.


Read more about the MFS programme at the MFS website (Swedish MFS website or please contact:

How to attend the workshop

All registered students will receive a link to the Zoom meeting. If you prefer to attend the webinar using your smartphone or tablet, you will first need to download the ZOOM Cloud Meetings app (free of charge) at Google Play or App Store. When the webinar is about to start, you open the ZOOM Cloud Meetings app on your smartphone or tablet and choose 'Join a meeting'.