King Carl Gustaf Scholarship at Uppsala University is designed to support meritorious students who cannot fund their own education in Sweden. The scholarship covers the full tuition fees of the recipients who will be commencing their master’s degree at Uppsala University.
The King Carl Gustaf Scholarship award covers full tuition fees but not living expenses.
|Application Deadline||Feb 01 ,2021|
|No. of Scholarships||N/A|
|Renewability||One Time Payment|
|International Students Eligible||Yes|
|Scholarship Website Link||https://www.uu.se/en/admissions/scholarships/prospective-students/uppsala-university/|
As of 2020, you must not only be from outside the EU/EEA, but also be a citizen of one of the following countries which are categorized as areas of conflict:
|Cameroon||Democratic Republic of the Congo||India|
In addition to that, students must NOT apply for any one of the following master's programs at Uppsala University.
Other than that, there are no restrictions on what stream of study you can choose, and Uppsala offers a wide range of options.
The window for application to King Carl Gustaf Scholarship at Uppsala University will open on January 16, 2021. Students can complete their scholarship application process by February 1, 2021, 23:59 CET.
You do not have to submit any extra documents in the scholarship application form as those will be verified from your programme application. The following things, however, must be given:
You are allowed to apply for more than one scholarship for which you meet the specific eligibility criteria, but you will receive only one of them at most.
Candidates are selected based on how deserving they are in terms of the situation in their home country. However, the selection is not need-based but is merit-based.
The selection committee will also check whether you have given priority to Uppsala while ranking programs in the common application. Further queries with regard to the scholarship may be taken up with firstname.lastname@example.org via email.