Due to a delay in delivery of the admissions results from University Admissions, successful SI scholarship recipients of SISS for South Africa 2018/2019 will be announced at si.se at 16:00 CEST on 27 April 2018.

We grant scholarships to a large number of master’s programmes starting in the autumn semester 2018. Check the list of master’s programmes that are eligible for SISS for South Africa.

  1. To begin with, apply for up to four master’s programmes at universityadmissions.se, between 16 October 2017 – 15 January 2018.
  2. Then apply for an SI scholarship between 2-9 February 2018, follow the instructions below.

Up to 10 scholarships will be awarded to South African citizens attending master’s studies starting in the autumn semester 2018.

The scholarship covers

* The travel grant is a one-time payment for the entire scholarship period. The grant is not applicable to students already living in Sweden.

The scholarship does not cover:

  • Additional grants for family members.
  • Application fee to University Admissions.

Are you eligible to apply? Find out through our list of criteria:

Country of citizenship

Only citizens of South Africa are eligible for SISS for South Africa.

Read more about country of citizenship

University admissions

You must be liable to pay tuition fees to the universities, followed the steps of university admission, and will be admitted to one of the eligible master’s programmes by 6 April 2018.

Read more about our criteria regarding University Admissions

Other eligibility criteria

There are also criteria regarding dual citizenships, previous residence and studies in Sweden, and more.

Read more about other eligibility criteria

Application procedure - Step by step

Application is closed.
The call for applications ended on 9 February 2018. The next application period will be available in 2019. You may find other scholarship opportunities at www.studyinsweden.se.