Fellowships & Grants

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Alternate Funding Sources for Study or Research in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden

Please contact the individual organizations for information regarding application criteria and deadlines.

For Americans

Scandinavia

Fulbright Grant Program
Institute of International Education
U.S. Student Programs
www.fulbrightonline.org/us

Council for International Exchange of Scholars
U.S. Scholars Program
www.cies.org

The National Humanities Center
Fellowship for Young Scholars in Scandinavian Studies
nationalhumanitiescenter.org/fellowships/appltoc.htm

The Brittingham Viking Organization
Scholarships for University of Wisconsin-Madison students to study at universities in Scandinavia
www.brittinghamvikings.org/scholarships.html

Denmark

Direktør Ib Henriksens Fond
www.dihfond.dk

Finland

The Finlandia Foundation
www.finlandiafoundation.org

Finnish Government Scholarships
Centre for International Mobility CIMO
www.cimo.fi

Iceland

Snorri Sturluson Icelandic Fellowships
The Sigurður Nordal Institute
PO Box 1220
121 Reykjavík
Iceland
Tel: (354) 562-6050
www.arnastofnun.is/page/a_inter_snorri_sturluson_fellowships

Norway

The America-Norway Heritage Fund
www.noram.no

The John Dana Archbold Fellowship Program
www.noram.no

Lakselaget
www.Lakselaget.org

The Norwegian Marshall Fund
www.noram.no

Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research
Leiv Eiriksson Mobility Program
www.forskningsradet.no

The Sons of Norway Foundation
www.sofn.com

Sweden

The American Swedish Institute
www.americanswedishinst.org

The American Women’s Club in Sweden
Scholarship Foundation
www.awcstockholm.org/scholarship.htm

The Bank of Sweden Tercentenary Foundation
www.rj.se/22770.htm

The Bicentennial Swedish-American Exchange Fund
Consulate General of Sweden in New York
www.swedennewyork.com

Challenge Your Perspectives – Study in Sweden
www.challengeyourperspectives.com/study-in-sweden.html

The Swedish Council of America
www.swedishcouncil.org

The Swedish Institute
Dept. for Educational and Research Exchange
www.si.se

The Swedish Women’s Educational Association International, Inc.
www.swea.org/sweainternational/stipendier___4315.aspx
(The information on organization-wide scholarships is available in Swedish only.)
For a list of local chapters, many of which offer their own scholarships:
www.swea.org/sweaslokalavdelningar___968.aspx

For example, each year, SWEA North Carolina awards scholarships (generally amounting to $1,000 each) to support a person or an organization with ties to North Carolina in their studies or their efforts to advance/share knowledge of Swedish culture, traditions, language, history, or society. For information in English, visit www.swea.org/scholarship___1712.aspx

The Vasa Order of America Scholarships
www.vasaorder.com//benefits.htm

Swedish Funds with Restrictions

Lilly Lorénzen Scholarship
The American Swedish Institute
www.americanswedishinst.org

Scandinavian American Heritage Society
www.sahsnj.org

Raoul Wallenberg Memorial Scholarship
www.newschool.edu/nssr/subpage.aspx?id=14604

For Scandinavians

Fulbright Student Grant Program
www.foreign.fulbrightonline.org

Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program
www.cies.org/VS_Scholars

The Brittingham Viking Organization
Scholarships for Scandinavians to study at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
www.brittinghamvikings.org/scholarships.html

Finland

Hilppa A.K. Roby Scholarship at Vanderbilt Universty

admissions.vanderbilt.edu/Roby_scholarship_Final.pdf

The Finlandia Foundation
www.finlandiafoundation.org

Norway

Torske Klubben Fellowship for Norwegian Citizens

www.grad.umn.edu/fellowships/norwegian_citizens/index.html

The Sons of Norway Foundation
www.sofn.com

Sweden

Raoul Wallenberg Memorial Scholarship
www.newschool.edu/nssr/subpage.aspx?id=14604