Two scholarships of SEK 15,000 each are awarded to students within the teacher training programmes and child and youth education programmes.

The scholarship is primarily a travel grant to students conducting a project, e.g. degree project, abroad. The scholarship is only available to students at Karlstad University.

Examples of purposes that may qualify for a scholarship:

  • Contribution to cover costs for studies abroad, for example, placement or project work.
  • Contribution to cover costs for studies abroad within the specified subject area.

The application should be individual and relate to a specific project.

The application should include:

  • Cover letter
  • CV / Resume
  • Official Transcript of Records (Ladok)
  • Certificate from teacher/supervisor at Karlstad University
  • Certificate from contact person in the host country
  • Presentation of project plan

The application must be submitted to the scholarship committee by 12 April 2023.

Incomplete applications and applications submitted after deadline will not be processed. Documents included in the application should be submitted as attachments.

If you have any questions regarding the application, please contact Eric Nilsson, e-post:

The application will be assessed based on the following criteria:

  • Previous study results within the field related the scholarship
  • Feasibility of the proposed project

A scholarship committee, including a student representative, decides whom will be awarded a scholarship. The scholarship committee’s decision will be announced in May/June 2023.

Last date of application has expired.