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  • The Adlerbert scholarships

    The University of Gothenburg is annually allocated funds from the Adlerbertska foundations for the distribution of scholarships to students. The amount is currently SEK 15,000 per scholarship. The scholarship this year is between 1 of July 2022 to 30 of June 2023.


    The next application opens in August 2023

    Requirements

    To be eligible for Adlerbert scholarships, you should:

    • conducted studies for two semesters at the University of Gothenburg
    • acquired at least 30 higher education credits at the University of Gothenburg
    • have a registration of at least 30 higher education credits at the University of Gothenburg during the scholarship year,
    • only received the scholarship once before.

     

    Rules

    Adlerbert scholarships at the University of Gothenburg awards scholarships with priority for travel abroad within the studies. If there is money left to distribute, travel within Sweden is prioritized, followed by Housing Scholarship and then Study Scholarship.
    You can apply for a Study scholarship, travel scholarship and housing scholarship in the same application. You can only receive one scholarship per application round

    Travel scholarship - must contain information about the destination, time and purpose of the trip, as well as a cost specification. Travel to Gothenburg and travel that is less than 50 km from Gothenburg is not included.
    Applying for a scholarship for travel can include a maximum of two different trips. The travel may not begin before the 1 of January 2022 and must be completed no later than 30 of June 2024.

    Housing scholarship - is done by filling in Rental cost per month. The scholarship is a contribution to your rental costs during your studies at the University of Gothenburg during the scholarship year.

    Study scholarship - All applications are counted as an application for a study scholarship. A study scholarship is for expenses around your studies at the University of Gothenburg during the scholarship year.
    Read more about the rules here


    The Scholarship Board at the University of Gothenburg are responsible for awarding grants.



    Application

    Applications are made in the university's scholarship application system.

    Apply here!

    The complete application must be confirmed with BankID, alternatively printed, signed and sent by post to: The Scholarship Board at the University of Gothenburg, Box 100, 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden

    Instructions for the application
     

    Selection

    The scholarship funds are divided in proportion for each faculty. The pot is then divided between the basic level and the advanced level. Applications for travel abroad are prioritized and ranked according to the maximum number achieved credits at the University of Gothenburg. Next priority is travel within Sweden and finally Housing Scholarship and Study Scholarship.

     

    Reporting

    Applicants who have received a travel scholarship must report the costs covered by the scholarship in the application system (exceptionally on a paper form which is signed and sent by post). The report shall be made latest one month after the travel or after the payment of the Scholarship is made.

    To the application system

    Form for report

    Reallocation

    In the event that a travel scholarship granted cannot be used for the applied travel, it is possible to apply for reallocation for another travel relevant to the studies. A scholarship can only be reallocated once. Reallocation is done when reporting the travel, marking that the travel has changed since the application date.
     

    Remaining funds

    If you have remaining funds from the scholarship after the travel(s) has been made, you can use it for living and study expenses, or for another trip relevant for your studies.

     

    Refund

    If you cannot use your scholarship and must repay the scholarship funds, contact adlerbertska@gu.se

     

    Questions

    The most common questions for the Adlerbert scholarships are answered here:

    Frequently Asked Questions

    For more questions about Adlerbertska scholarships, please contact adlerbertska@gu.se

     

    Foundations

    The foundations from which the scholarships are awarded are:

    Adlerbertska Scholarship Foundation
    Adlerbertska Student Housing Foundation
    Adlerbertska Grant Foundation
    Adlerbertska Pupil Housing Foundation

    Read more about donor Axel Adler

     

  • The Adlerbertska Foreign Student Hospitality Foundation

    As a guest student at the University of Gothenburg you have the opportunity to receive a scholarship from the Adlerbertska Hospitality Foundation. The amount of the scholarship varies, in recent years the amount has been SEK 4000-5000 per scholarship.


    The application period 2023 is between 16 January to 28 February.

    Requirements

    To be eligible for the Adlerbertska Hospititality Foundation

    • You should be a guest student at the University of Gothenburg and intend to return to your home country after studies,
    • You must be registered at the University of Gothenburg during the scholarship year,
    • The study period should cover at least three months,
    • You do not receive Swedish study support (CSN),
    • You do not have a permanent residence permit in Sweden,
    • You have not received the scholarship before.


    Application

    The application is made in the university's application system. Please use your email adress that you use in the Student portal at the University of Gothenburg.
    Late applications will not be considered.

    Apply here!

    Announcement and payment

    Decision of results are planned to be made in the middle of April.
    Payment to Swedish bank accounts are planned to be made in May.
    Payments to international bank accounts are planned to be made in the end of May.

    FAQ
    Here is some answers to frequently asked questions.

     

    Founder Axel Adler

    Here you can read more about Axel Adler, the founder of the Adlerbertska Foundations.

     

    Questions

    If you have any questions about the scholarship, please contact adlerbertska@gu.se

     

  • The Foundation Kungliga and Hvitfeldtska

    The Foundation Kungliga and Hvitfeldtska is annually awarding grants to students at Swedish universities. The scholarship awarded is SEK 15 000.

    Next appliction opens in August 2023.

    The grant is founded to promote students from former Göteborg and Bohus County and diocese of Göteborg, Sweden, studying at the University of Gothenburg

    Qualifications

    To be qualified to apply:

    • You are a student at undergraduate or master level at the University of Gothenburg
    • You have a high school diploma from a school situated in the former geography of Göteborg and Bohus (see map below)
    • You are born in Göteborg Parish or was registrered there when starting high school
    • You are less well-off
    • You inspire good hopes of success in scientific studies
    • You have passed at least 60 ECTS
    • You intend to graduate at a Swedish university, Stockholm School of Economics or Chalmers University of Technology
    • All credits counts regardless of the changes of courses and programs that have taken place.

     

    Map showing former Göteborg and Bohus county:

     

    Application

    You can apply and be granted a scholarship once. Your application should have the following attachments:

    • Graduation diploma from high school
    • Certificate of results from studies at another state university, Stockholm School of Economics or Chalmers University of Technology
    • Certificates showing your annual income and assets
    • Birth certificate

     

    Your application must be registered in the application system and verified with BankId.

    Last day of application is 9 October 2022.

    Apply here

    Decision

    The Board of the Foundation is responsible for awarding grants and cannot be appealed. The decision will be communicated to the applicants in the end of December.

    Questions

    If you have questions about the scholarship, please contact stipendier@gu.se

  • The Foundation Bergliot Kihlberg Anderson

    Bergliot

    The Foundation Bergliot Kihlberg Anderson is annually awarding grants to students from The foundation Bergliot Kihlberg Anderson.

    Next application opens 22 August 2023

    The grant is founded to promote students from Lysekil, Sweden, studying at the University of Gothenburg

    Qualifications

    To be qualified to apply you are a student:

    • at undergraduate level at the University of Gothenburg
    • descending from Lysekil and have a high school diploma from Lysekil


    Application

    You can apply and be granted a scholarship twice. Your application should include:

    • Motivation, why you should be choosen for the grant
    • Birth certificate, your own or one from a close relative showing place of birth
    • Copy of graduation diploma from a high school in Lysekil

     

    Your application has to be registrered in the application system and verified with mobil bankID, latest 19 September 2023. 

    Apply here!

    Questions
    If you have questions about the Foundation Bergliot Kihlberg Anderson, please contact: stipendier@gu.se


     

  • Scholarships for students at the "Faculty of Philosophy"

    The University of Gothenburg has its roots in the Gothenburg University College, which consisted of the philosophical faculties. The foundations still today give scholarships and grants to students, research students, professors and lecturers active in the "Faculty of Philosophy" at the University of Gothenburg.
    The "Faculty of Philosophy" includes a department which, before July 1, 1977, was part of one of the then philosophical faculties.

    What counts as a "Faculty of Philosophy" today?

    • Department at the Faculty of Humanities
    • Department at the Faculty of Science
    • Department at the School of Business, Economics and Law
    • The following departments at the Faculty of Social Sciences: Department of Psychology, Department of Sociology and Work Science, Department of Political Science and Department of Global Studies
    • For the Faculty of Education, students are included in, for example, the subject of pedagogy (Teacher education is not included)


    Responsible for the distribution of scholarships and grants from the philosophical faculties is the Grants Committee of the Philosophical Faculties.

     

  • The Donation Board Scholarships

    If you are a student at a department that belongs to "Faculty of Philosophy" at the University of Gothenburg, you can apply for a scholarship from the Donation Board. The scholarship amount is SEK 10,000 or according to special regulations.


    Application round is 1 December 2022 - 1 February 2023


    Requirements

    To be eligible for the donation board's scholarship, you qualify if you are:

    • registered at the "Faculty of Philosophy" at the University of Gothenburg at the time of application,
    • studying since at least two semesters and have obtained at least 60 credits at the "Faculty of Philosophy" at the University of Gothenburg,
    • an active student at the "Faculty of Philosophy" at the University of Gothenburg during the calendar year the scholarship is awarded. (As an active student, the person who studies at full or half speed is counted, ie will take a total of 30 credits during 2023),
    • below a total income of SEK 193 200
    • a student not having received the scholarship before.

     

    Special requirements
    The Donation Board's scholarships are awarded from several foundations. Special regulations apply to some of the foundations. Applicants who meet the criteria can be given priority for dividends from the foundation, which means a higher scholarship amount.

    • The Ludvig and Elin Stavenow Foundation's scholarship fund awards scholarships to a student who has been a member of the Göta student union for at least one year and graduated from upper secondary school less than five years ago.

    Application

    The application is made in the university's application system. If your application applies to a specific foundation, it must be stated in the precedence tab. In order for your application to be complete, it should be confirmed with BankID.

    Apply here!

    Decision

    Decisions are made by the Grants Committee of the Philosophical Faculties in the middle of April and will be communicated to all applicants after that.

    Reporting

    Students at the undergraduate and graduate level should not report costs.

    Refund

    If changes occur during the scholarship year that may affect the right to the scholarship, you should notify The Grants Committee of the Philosophical Faculties. If the board finds that you are no longer entitled to the scholarship, it should be refunded.

    Questions

    The most frequently asked questions about the Donation Board's scholarships are answered here: Frequently asked questions

    If you have further questions, please contact stipendier@gu.se

    Foundations financing the donation board's scholarships

    Håkan Ekman Scholarship Foundation
    Paul and Marie Berghaus Foundation
    Viktor Rydberg Memory Foundation
    Ada Clase Scholarship Foundation
    David Carnegie Scholarship Foundation
    Ludvig and Elin Stavenow Scholarship Foundation
    Otto and Anna Platinum Scholarship Foundation
    Gabriel Heyman Scholarship Foundation
    Christofer and Tora Myhre Scholarship Foundation
    James Carnegie Scholarship Foundation
    Oscar Ekman Scholarship Foundation
    Henrik E Ahrenberg Scholarship Foundation
    Inga Lidén Foundation

  • Special grants from Berghaus

    Grants can be applied for various purposes for the benefit of students in the "Faculty of Philosophy" at the University of Gothenburg.


    Next application opens 17 January 2023.

    Grants are awarded for various student activities such as student talk, choral activities, cabaret and theater sets, etc. within the "Faculty of Philosophy". Grants can also be awarded as temporary support for the publication of journals or as part-financing of various projects for the benefit of students in the "Faculty of Philosophy".

    Criteria and amount

    Please note the following criterias considered by the Grants Committee:

    The activity will benefit many students, be concrete and realistic. Alcohol and other drugs will not be financed.

    An activity is usually financed at a maximum of SEK 20 000. 

    Application

    The application should be sent in the university's application system. The application must include budget and specify time period. The application is complete when the status indicates "Submitted". It does not need to be signed or sent by mail.

    Last date of Application

    is February 24th 2023.

    Apply here!

    Decision

    Decision is made by: The Grants Committee of the Philosophical Faculties.

    Reporting

    Grants shall be used during the year in which the grant is granted. A brief report describing your implemented activity/project and the funds spent must be submitted to the Grants Committee via the university´s application system latest January 31st 2024.

    Foundation that funds the grant

    The Paul and Marie Berghaus Foundation's donation fund.

    Questions

    If you have any questions about Special grants from Berghaus, please contact stipendier@gu.se

     

  • Foundation Gunnar Fröbergs Memorial Fund

    Scholarships are awarded to students in the "Faculty of Philosophy" with disabilities, chronic or acute disease. The amount is SEK 15,000.

    Next application period is 22 August - 14 September 2023

    “Support for students at the Faculty of Philosophy as a contribution to their education. These should preferably study modern languages. Support should be distributed to students who, due to disability, more or less chronic or acute disease in recent years have had difficulties to struggle with in order to carry out their studies. "

    Requirements

    To be eligible for the scholarship, you must:

    • be registered and studied at least one semester at the "Faculty of Philosophy" at the University of Gothenburg at the time of application,
    • taken at least 30 higher education credits at the "Faculty of Philosophy" at the University of Gothenburg,
    • be an active student at the "Faculty of Philosophy" at the University of Gothenburg during the calendar year the scholarship is awarded. (An active student is studying at full or half speed, ie, will take a total of 30 credits during the calendar year),
    • be able to prove disability, chronic illness or acute illness through medical certificates.

     

    Priority for studies in modern languages.

    Application

    The application should be done in the university's application system. For priority to you studying modern languages, please state this clearly in the motivation for your application. All applicants must attach medical certificates and results and registration certificates from Ladok. Complete application must be confirmed with BankID. 

    Apply here!

    Questions

    If you have any questions about the Gunnar Fröberg Memorial Foundation, please contact stipendier@gu.se

     

  • Scholarships per faculty

    Several scholarships are linked to students at a particular faculty. Below you will find information under the respective faculty.

  • School of Business, Economics and Law

    Here you will find information about scholarships for students at the School of Business, Economics and Law.

    Scholarships for students at School of Business, Economics and Law.

     

  • Faculty of Humanities

    At the moment, there is no information about scholarships for students at the Faculty of Humanities.

  • IT Faculty

    Students at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering can also apply for Lars Pareto's travel scholarship.

    Lars Pareto's scholarship

  • Faculty of Fine Applied and Performing Arts

    Arnulfska Foundation Scholarship Fund
     

    The Arnulfska Scholarship Foundation awards travel grants abroad to students at Valand's School of
    Fine Arts at the University of Göteborg, preferably painters.
    The travel may only be made when it is not examinations or teacher-led lessons.
    The minimum amount of the scholarship is SEK 25 000. The travel must be completed within one year
    of the decision.

    The application period is 1 December 2022 - 10 January 2023


    Application

    The scholarship must be applied for in the university´s application system. The application must be confirmed with BankID or signed and submitted by mail to be complete. 

    Last day of application is 10 January 2023.
    Late or incomplete application will not be processed.

    Apply here!

    Decision

    Decisions are made by the Head of HDK-Valand. The decision cannot be appealed.

    Reporting

    The costs of the travel covered by the scholarship must be reported in the application system no later
    than one month after the travel.

    Refund

    Money not used for the applied travel must be paid back o the foundation.

    Questions

    If you have any further questions, please contact stipendier@gu.se

     

    Please find more inforamtion below:

    Academy of Music and Drama

    HDK-Valand Academyof Art and Design

  • Faculty of Science

    At the moment, there is no information about scholarships for students at the Faculty of Science.

  • Sahlgrenska Academy
  • Faculty of Social Sciences

    At the moment, there is no information about scholarships for students at the Faculty of Social Sciences.

  • Faculty of Education

    the Foundation Gothenburg Elementary School Seminary Memorial fund

     

    Next Application period opens in September 2023

    The scholarship is founded to promote students becoming certified teachers at pre-school level and elementary level at the University of Gothenburg.

    Requirements

    To be eligible to apply you are a student:

    • at the teacher program for pre-school or elementary level at the University of Gothenburg
    • achieved a minimum of 30 credits at one of the teacher programs at the University of Gothenburg
    • with a low annual income, not exceeding 190 400 SEK
    • having not received the grant more than once before

     

    Application

    You can apply and be granted a scholarship twice. Your application should indicate registration and authorised results from teacher program at the University of Gothenburg. Attached you will require to add:

    • The latest Income Tax Return from the Swedish Tax Agency

     

    The application is made in the university's application system. In order for your application to be complete, it should be confirmed with BankID. Incomplete or late application will not be considered.

    Last date of application is October 16th 2022.

    Apply here!

    Decision
    Decision is made by The Faculty of Education and cannot be appealed.


    Questions

    If you have any questions about the Foundation, please contact: stipendier@gu.se

     

  • Help to find scholarships

    Below are tips on scholarship consultants and databases where you can search for more scholarships.

  • Help to find scholarships

    European Funding Guide
    Apply for 12,320 scholarships, grants and other financial support to find money for your education (bachelor's, master's or doctoral level). The service is free!
    European Funding Guide

    Global Grant
    Database with thousands of both Swedish and foreign scholarships. Note The University of Gothenburg has a subscription with GlobalGrant. Students and staff can use the service - the only thing required is that the computer is on GU's network. GlobalGrant also tips on how to write an application.
    Global Grant

    Göteborgs stad
    The City of Gothenburg manages a number of foundations for various purposes. You can, for example, apply for a scholarship for further education or another type of study or apply for financial support.
    Göteborgs stad

    Rotary
    Rotary International Student Housing foundation opens a scholarship for Ukrainan students enrolled in higher eduation in Gothenburg in the autumn 2022. Application deadline June 1st. If you have any questions, please contact RISH board chair Christina Backman at christina@backmanconsult.se
     

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