Information about next call will be available by 1 December 2018 for master’s studies starting in the autumn semester 2019. The eligibility criteria as well as the application procedure and key dates may differ from the previous call for applications.

The recipients of the Swedish-Turkish Scholarship Programme for master’s studies 2018/2019 have been determined. Check the list of successful recipients.

We grant scholarships to a limited number of master’s programmes starting in the autumn semester 2019. We will publish a list of eligible master’s programmes for the academic year 2019/2020 here by 1 December 2018.

  1. To begin with, apply for up to four master’s programmes at, between 16 October 2018 – 15 January 2019.
  2. Then apply for an SI scholarship between 4-14 February 2019 (preliminary), follow the instructions below.

An estimated 10-12 scholarships will be available for full-time master’s studies in Sweden starting in the autumn semester 2019.

The scholarship covers

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:

Work experience and leadership experience

Demonstrated work and leadership experience from employment, voluntary work, internship and/or student organisations.

Read more about the work and leadership experience criteria

University admissions

You must be liable to pay tuition fees to the universities, have followed the steps of university admission, and will be admitted to one of the eligible master’s programmes by 4 April 2019.

Read more about our criteria regarding University Admissions

Country of citizenship

Only citizens of Turkey are eligible for the scholarship programme.

Read more about country of citizenship

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