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Swedish Institute Scholarship for Global Professionals

Participating University

Full Scholarship

Any University in Sweden

Graduate Degree


28 February 2024




Scholarship Description

The SI Scholarship for Global Professionals is an academic scholarship provided for full-time, one- or two-year, master’s studies in Sweden.

The scholarship covers a wide range of study fields and over 700 of the 1000 English-taught master’s programmes in Sweden.

Through the scholarship, the Swedish Institute (SI) aim to develop a network of future global leaders that will contribute to the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and drive the development of their home countries forward.


The scholarship is open for applications once every year, for master’s studies beginning in the autumn semester. In order to apply you must:

  • Be a citizen of one of the 41 countries that is eligible for the SI Scholarship for Global Professionals;

  • Apply for a master’s programme that is eligible for the SI scholarship;

  • Be liable to pay tuition fees at University Admissions;

  • Have demonstrated work experience;

  • Have demonstrated leadership experience from current or previous employer, or from civil society engagement.

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