Regulations for award of Sparbanksstiftelsen Väst scholarship 2023
Swedbank in collaboration with the Swedish foundation Sparbanksstiftelsen Väst has donated 50 000 kr to University West for awarding students who has completed a study- or internship period abroad within their education here. The funds will be awarded as 5 scholarships of 10 000 SEK each.
University West will award these two scholarships to students who has completed a study- or internship period abroad of more than 8 weeks.
Students on first cycle studies (Bachelor level) and students at second cycle studies (Master level) are welcome to apply.
Students who have been abroad for study or internship during 2022 and they haven't received any funds from University West can apply.
The five students awarded the scholarship undertake to be present to receive this during the graduation ceremony and will be expected to give a short presentation of their experiences.
Applications must be submitted on time and contain the following in order to be regarded as complete:
- A personal letter – max 2 A4 pages where the applicant describes the period/journey in relation to the university education and the connection to work integrated learning perspectives.
- Certificate of result (Ladok) where all completed courses or units at University West are listed.
The selection is based on these two criteria.
A scholarship committee will review applications and select scholars. The committee consists of Vice-Chancellor, student union representative and for this assignment appointed administrator.
The scholarships are announced on University West web pages in March 2023 and the last date of application is 20th April 2023.
All applicants will be notified of the result of their application.