Minor Field Studies

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Minor Field Studies

Do you want to write your thesis overseas? Stockholm University students have the opportunity to apply for a Sida-funded Minor Field Studies-scholarship. This gives you the possibility to spend 8 weeks in a developing country to conduct a field study for your Bachelor or Master degree project/essay.

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To be eligible for an Minor Field Studies (MFS) scholarship you need to fulfill some requirements. Here you will find the application requirements.

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Are you interested in applying for the Minor Field Studies (MFS) scholarship? Here you will find instructions on how to apply for the MFS-scholarship.

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Selection and decision

When the application round has closed the selection process starts. This is mainly done on departmental level.

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For approved scholars

Information for approved Minor Field Studies scholarship recipients. You will find practical information before, during and after the field study.


Minor Field Studies

Visiting address: Studenthuset plan 3, Universitetsvägen 2B

Email: mfs@su.se

Departmental International Coordinators

If you have any enquiry about your MFS project, contact the International Coordinator at your home Department.

MFS in Colombia – a memory for life

MFS-studenten Tobias Landström i Colombia Foto: Tobias Landström