Scholarship for studying abroad

The Nordic Africa Institute - Study Scholarships

General information on this scholarship

The Nordic Africa Institute
Study Scholarships
Eligible countries: 
Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden

General Description

The Nordic Africa Institute wishes to encourage research and studies on Africa in the Nordic countries. One-month scholarships are awarded for use of the institute's library. The scholarships cover travel expenses to and from Uppsala. The scholarships cover a shared office and free accommodation while in Uppsala.


Application is open for students pursuing Africa-oriented studies in the fields of social sciences and humanities at universities and colleges in the Nordic countries. A basic academic degree is necessary in order to apply. The scholarships are also open for Africa-oriented journalists and textbook writers in the Nordic countries.

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply: