Application Due Date: February 14 th 2019

Are you a gifted and enthusiastic person of South Africa and wish to study for a master’s degree in Sweden on a fully-funded scholarship? Discover if you can use to the Swedish Institute Scholarships for South Africa.

The Swedish Institute Scholarships for South Africa (SISSA) program becomes part of the Swedish federal government’s global awards plan targeted at establishing worldwide leaders who will add to the United Nations 2030 Program for Sustainable Advancement It is moneyed by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Sweden and administered by the Swedish Institute (SI).

The program uses a special chance for future leaders to establish expertly and academically, to experience Swedish society and culture, and to construct a lasting relationship with Sweden and with each other. SISSA is an unique effort in connection with the Binational Commission arrangement in between Sweden and South Africa.

The objective is to allow the scholarship holders to play an active function.
in the favorable advancement of the societies in which they live. Perfect.
prospects are enthusiastic young specialists with scholastic.
credentials, showed management experience, aspiration to make a.
distinction by dealing with concerns which add to a simply and.
sustainable advancement in their nation in a long term viewpoint, and.
a clear concept of how a research study program in Sweden would benefit their.


Nation of citizenship

Just residents of South Africa are qualified for SISSA.

Find out more about nation of citizenship

University admissions.

You need to be responsible to pay tuition costs to Swedish universities, followed the actions of university admission, and be confessed to among the qualified master’s programs by 4 April 2019.

Concern will be offered to candidates who

  1. have actually finished bachelor’s with honours or comparable from a South African university, and
  2. selecting research study programs with a focus on among the following.
    disciplines (noted in alphabetical order, no concern or ranking is.
  • Computer technology and IT
  • Style (commercial style, architecture, urban/regional preparation)
  • Engineering
  • Ecological technology/Sustainable advancement
  • Gender research studies
  • Nanotechnology
  • Public health

The scholarship covers

* The travel grant is a one-time payment for the whole scholarship.
duration. The grant is not appropriate to trainees currently residing in.

The scholarship does not cover

  • Extra grants for relative.
  • Application charge to University Admissions.

Scholarship duration

The scholarship is planned for full-time 1 year or two-year.
master’s programs, and is just granted for programs beginning in the.
fall term. The scholarship is given for one scholastic year (2.
terms) at a time. It will be extended for programs longer than 2.
terms, supplied that the trainee has actually passed his/her.

The scholarship duration can not be altered or extended beyond the granted scholarship duration, nor can the scholarship be moved to a research study program aside from the granted master’s program.

Needed files

You must just send the needed files noted below in your.
online scholarship application. We will rule out any other files.
than the necessary ones. You need to finish your applications in English.
Utilize our kinds and design templates supplied listed below and finish them according.
to the guidelines, otherwise your applications will be disqualified.

The required files needed are:

  • An inspiration letter: you need to utilize the SISSA kind for inspiration letter 2019/2020 You require to complete and publish the inspiration letter as a PDF-file on the application website throughout the application duration.
  • A Résumé (CV): you need to utilize the SISSA design template for CV 2019/2020 and the CV needs to not surpass 3 pages. It depends on you to choose which parts matter for your application. Extra pages will not be thought about.
  • A copy of your passport: your individual information consisting of name, citizenship and photo need to be proven. Copy of passport needs to be consisted of together with the CV as a last 4th page. It is your duty to make sure that you have a copy of your legitimate passport revealing that your citizenship is South Africa, to consist of in your application.

Make certain you have a total application

A total application need to include:

  1. a finished inspiration letter
  2. a CV
  3. a copy of your legitimate passport

If your application is missing out on among the needed files above, it will be disqualified.

To Learn More:

Go To the Authorities Website of the Swedish Institute Research Study Scholarships (SISS) 2019/2020

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