Örebro University Scholarship 2016/2017
Awarded Scholarship for the Academic Year 2016/2017
There were many well-qualified applicants for the Örebro University Scholarships. The following scholarships covering the full tuition have been awarded based on commitment to studies at Örebro University, suitability for the programme of study and academic merits.
- Fabrice Karenzi, Master (One Year) Programme Journalism Connected
- Khadija Akter Leepe, Master in Applied Statistics
- Sarah Ouda, Innate Immunity in Health and Disease
The Örebro University Scholarship programme is aimed at top academic students from countries outside the European Union, European Economic Area and Switzerland, who are required to pay tuition fees for studies starting after June 2011. The scholarship covers full or partial tuition fees but does not cover living expenses.
Decisions to award the scholarship will be made at the latest in the first week of April. Students who are awarded a scholarship will be notified by e-mail and their names and master's programmes will be published on Örebro University's website.
The scholarship is awarded based on
- the applicant's suitability for and commitments to the chosen study programme
- academic qualifications
- desire to study at Örebro University (first priority).
The application deadline was 31 January 2016
The Swedish Institute
Note that the Swedish Institute also offer scholarships for students from many countries. The Swedish Institute awards about 500 scholarships per year to students and researchers who want to come to Sweden.