Swedish Institute scholarship offers for the academic year 2014/2015

Dear Sir/Madam,


The Swedish Institute Baltic Sea Region Cooperation now has the pleasure to announce scholarships for the academic year 2014/2015 within the SI Visby Programme. The scholarship call is targeted at talented, creative students and post-doctoral researchers from Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Poland, Russia and Ukraine for post-graduate studies or research at universities in Sweden.


Read more at the Swedish Institute website at www.studyinsweden.se for detailed information on eligibility, requirements and complete instructions to the application procedure. The application deadline takes place on 15 January 2014 for PhD candidates, post-doctoral researchers and senior scientists, while students on the master’s degree level apply in two separate processes; first to the Swedish central admissions system between 1 December 2013 and 16 January 2014, and then for a SI scholarship in 1-11 February 2014.


Please spread the enclosed information and forward this letter to contacts in your network, at your department, within your organization and among associates and external partners. We also wish to encourage you to post this information at company websites, on event calendars, in newsletters and at public information boards.


Project collaboration

If you are also interested in means of funding for long-term project collaboration in the Baltic Sea Region, please visit the following website and read more about the different possibilities that we offer: https://eng.si.se/areas-of-operation/cooperation-in-the-baltic-sea-region/


Invite Swedish students, PhD candidates, researchers, experts

Swedish students, PhD candidates and researchers employed at universities in Sweden can apply for scholarships from SI, for study or research visits in any of the countries included in the Baltic Sea Region Cooperation. Also representatives of other organizations in Sweden can apply for scholarships, when invited by actors in the host country, for expert visits with the purpose of capacity-building (related to for example higher education, innovation/incubation practices, science park development) or establishing of new collaborations. Please read more in the enclosure attached to this e-mail.


Kind regards,



Markus Boman

Programme Manager | Talent Mobility Unit

+46 (0) 8-453 78 00 | M + 46 (0) 73-231 85 00

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