2013 Avancez Scholarships for Master’s Students from Non-EU-EEA Countries in Sweden

2013 Avancez Scholarships for Master’s Students from Non-EU-EEA Countries in SwedenEligibility: -Citizens from non-EU/EEA countries who are required to pay tuition fees for Swedish University education.
-1st year Master’s Programme applicants.

Description: Chalmers University of Technology will award a number of scholarships funded by the Chalmers Foundation and these are available to all citizens from non-EU/EEA countries who are liable to pay tuition fees for Swedish university education. The exact number of scholarships is yet to be decided by the Chalmers Foundation.

Subject: Various Courses

Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing master’s degree level.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

Provider: Chalmers Foundation.

For Which Country: Sweden

For Whom: International (Students of Non-EU/EEA Countries)

Duration of award: Scholarship is offered for 4 semesters/2 year programme.

What does it cover? 
-A 75% reduction of the tuition fees (4 semesters / 2 year programme)
-Students who excel during their first year of studies may receive an increased scholarship reduction, which covers 85% of the tuition fee during the second and final year of studies
-No funds are transferred to the Scholarship laureates

Selection criteria: The selection is based on the applicants’ relative academic excellence, which primarily includes weighted average grade but also home university´s stature (including position on global ranking lists) and priority order of the application for Chalmers Master´s programmes.

Deadline: Do submit your applications till 15 January 2013.