Chalmers Foundation is offering a number of scholarships for Master's students for the academic year 2014/15. International students (non-EU/EEA) can apply for these scholarships. The field of study is unrestricted, but it will be distributed according to targeted areas of education determined by the university management, based on the total number of applicants per each area of education from previous academic year. The application deadline is 15 January, 2014.
Study Subject(s): Field of study is unrestricted, but it will be distributed according to targeted areas of education determined by the university management, based on the total number of applicants per each area of education from previous academic year.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master's degree level at Chalmers University of Technology.
Scholarship Provider: Chalmers Foundation
Scholarship can be taken at: Sweden
-Citizens from non-EU/EEA countries who are required to pay tuition fees for Swedish University education.
-1st year Master's Programme applicants
Scholarship Open for International Students: International students (non-EU/EEA) can apply for these scholarships.
Scholarship 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.
Number of award(s): A number of scholarships are offered.
Duration of award(s): Scholarships are offered for two years.
What does it cover? Total offer is of-
-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.
Notification: Scholarship notifications will be announced by Chalmers up until 15 March.
How to Apply: It is obligatory to submit an application for the selected Master's programme/s on University Admissions prior to making a scholarship application. Only then will you be able to obtain your individual application number and the priority order (your choice of Master's programme/s) which must be at hand when starting the online Scholarship application.
Note: The application period for scholarships administered by Chalmers opens 15 November and closes 15 January.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 15 January, 2014.
Further Official Scholarship Information and Application (http://www.chalmers.se/en/education/fees-finance/Pages/Avancez-Scholarships.aspx)