Deadline: January 15, 2021
Applications for the Swedish Institute Scholarships for Global Professionals (SISGP) is now in progress. You have to apply for admission to a Swedish institution before applying for the scholarship in February 2021.
The scholarship is part of a Swedish government initiative of international awards aimed at promoting global leaders to contribute to the UN 2030 plan for sustainable development. The SISGP is part of the Swedish government’s international awards system. The SISGP program. It is funded and manages by the Swedish Institute (SI) by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Sweden. The program offers worldwide professionals a unique opportunity to develop professionally and academically, experience Swedish society and culture, and establish long-term relationships between themselves and Sweden.
The aim is to encourage students to play an active role in the positive development of their societies. Ideal candidates are ambitious young professionals with academic qualifications, proven work and leadership experience, an ambition to make a differense by working on issues that will ensure a fair and sustainable development for their country in the long term and a clear idea of how their country would benefit from the study program in Sweden.
After the time limit for submitting applications, we perform testing and disqualify all applications that do not meet the SISGP eligibility criteria. However, your application will not be accepted if you fail to comply with the guidelines for the required documents, such as incomplete query, incorrect form, missing valid stamb. In the forms and here on the website are the grounds for disqualification. It is very important, therefore, that you read all information available carefully.
Benefits of the scholarship
- You will receive full tuition for the cost of your studies transfer directly to the school.
- You will receive a monthly allowance to cover expenses.
- You will receive medical insurance to cover you throughout your studies in Sweden.
- You will receive travel grant to travel to Sweden.
- You must have received your Undergraduate degree before the beginning of your studies.
- You must be dedicated and passionate with a track record of leadership and community services.
- You must have work experience.
How TO APPLY?
Firstly you have to apply for admission at one of the participating Swedish institutions from October 16, 2020, to January 15, 2020.
Secondly, after applying for admission you will now be able to apply for the scholarship from February 08 – 18, 2020.