The American-Scandinavian Foundation is now accepting applications of its Fellowships/Grants to Study in Scandinavia. United States citizens or permanent residents are eligible for this free study program.
The American-Scandinavian Foundation is a publicly supported, nonprofit, association that supports international understanding through educational and cultural exchange between the U.S. and the Nordic countries.
Who May Eligible
- Applicants must be United States citizens or permanent residents.
- Applicants should complete their undergraduate education from the beginning of their project in Scandinavia.
- Team projects are eligible, but each member has to apply as a person, a separate, fully documented application must be submitted.
How to Apply
- To be considered of this Fellowships/Grants, Applicants should complete an ASF application form, which includes a well-defined project description and a project description that outlines their research, study or creative art project and explains why it is necessary to stay in Scandinavia.
- The ASF requires the confirmation of invitation or association with the organization or persons in a broad way in the proposal.
- Three letters of recommendation are required. If you are an MA or doctoral candidate, on letter should be by the supervisory chair of your MA or PhD committee.
- If language proficiency is essential for your project, then a letter should address the level of Nordic language proficiency and should be written by a qualified instructor or professional in that Nordic language.
- Prizes of these Fellowships/Grants are related to support costs, including maintenance, trans-Atlantic round-trip travel, in-country travel, tuition and fees (where applicable) and content expenditure (eg, books, photocopies, art supplies).
- ASF awards may need supplementation from other sources, but they should not duplicate the benefits of additional rewards (and vice versa). If they provide other awards, then the candidates should inform the ASF.
Application Deadline: Fellowships and Grants for Americans to Study in Scandinavia application deadline is November 1, 2019.