Scholarships

 

 

AVAILABLE SCHOLARSHIPS IN THE FALL SEMESTER OF 2019

 

These are the scholarships that are managed by Gästrike-Hälsinge Nation and are available for its members who study at Uppsala University. Some scholarships have reservations for place of birth, field of study etc. and should only be applied for if you qualify for them. If two or more candidates are deemed to have equivalent merits based on the scholarship criteria, the scholarship board will take into account other information given in the application. A regular scholarship is paid in a deposit of half the annual amount each semester for the duration of the scholarship. All regular scholarships can be prolonged by the holder for as long as the description states. An extra scholarship is a one-time payment of half the annual amount and cannot be prolonged. For more detailed information regarding scholarships and applications, please contact the Secretary of Scholarships at stipendier@ghnation.se.

 

The last day of application is on the 25th of October 2019

 

In addition to the scholarships proclaimed here there are also a number of scholarships that are managed by the university but only are available to members of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation. For more information regarding those scholarships; please visit the university’s web page.

 

In the fall of 2019 the following scholarships are available for international students:

 

J.A. Andbergs á 4 700 SEK

To a member of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation in need of financial support. Awarded for one year with the possibility of applying again.

 

Karl Valentin Bergstens á 2 800 SEK s and an extra scholarship á 1 400 SEK

To a diligent member of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation in need of financial support. Descendants of the benefactor have precedence. Awarded annually at the last landskap of the calendar year at the nation.

 

Olof Bäckenbergs á 2 400 SEK

To a deserving member of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation in dire need of financial support. Primary precedence for descendants of the benefactor and secondary precedence for students born in Gävle. Awarded on the last landskap of the calendar year at the nation.

 

Dahl & Valley-ianum á 1 900 SEK and an extra scholarship á 950 SEK

To a diligent and deserving member of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation in need of financial support. Precedence for applicants from Gävle who are related to either of the benefactors. Awarded on the last landskap of the calendar year at the nation.

 

Otto von Friesens á 6 400 SEK

To a member of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation in need of financial support and is currently studying Nordic languages. Awarded for one year with the possibility of prolongation for another year up to at total of four years.

 

Gästrike-Hälsinge Nations á 17 800 SEK

To a diligent member of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation in need of financial support. To receive this scholarship the applicant is required to hold a presentation or moderate a discussion in nation’s great hall regarding a scientific topic of his or her choosing. Awarded each fall for one year. Can be awarded for a maximum of two year following to the same applicant.

 

Jonas Hellbergs á 29 700 SEK

To a member of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation who have showed aptitude for academic studies. With otherwise equal qualifications precedence is given to the applicant in most need of financial support. The scholarship is awarded annually and can be given to the same applicant more than once.

 

Helsinglands Enskilda Banks á 5 600 SEK

To a talented and well-mannered member of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation without financial support. Awarded for one year with the possibility of prolongation for another year up to a maximum of three years.

 

G.A. Huldbergs stipendium á 4 100 SEK

To a member of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation who is in need of financial support, with precedence given to applicants born in Hudiksvall. Awarded for two years with the possibility of prolongation for another year.

 

Karl Jernbergs á 4 400 SEK

To a male member of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation without financial support. Precedence is given primarily to applicants who study botany and secondarily for students who study towards a medical degree. Awarded each fall.

 

Klintberg-Oxenstiernas stipendium á 16 100 SEK

Till förtjänt behövande medlem av Gästrike-Hälsinge nation, med företräde vid i övrigt lika omständigheter för den som är född i Gävle eller genomgått Vasaskolan där. Utdelas för tre år med möjlighet till prolongation för ett år i sänder.

 

Sven & Elsa Marins á 14 200 SEK

To a member of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation who studies modern Swedish with special emphasis on grammar and language care. Precedence is given to applicants who are related to either of the benefactors. Awarded for one year and can be awarded to the same applicant a maximum of four times.

 

Skånbergs á 12 100 SEK

To a member of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation who is in need of financial support and has shown talent for academic studies. Awarded for one year with the possibility of prolongation for one year at a time up to a maximum of four years.

 

Stipendiet av den 23:e mars 1866 á 2 600 SEK

To a diligent member of Gästrike-Hälsinge nation who is in need of financial support. Awarded for one year and can awarded to the same applicant again.

Göransson-Sandviken Scholarship Fund for Research and Travel

Annually there is about 2 000 000 SEK available for distributing in the fund for academic research and travel expenses tied to the applicants field of study. Both of these are applied for on a separate form. Both require that the applicant is a Swedish citizen. For further information regarding these scholarships; please read the Swedish version of this proclamation or direct your questions towards the Secretary of Scholarships.

 

Application procedure

All of these scholarships except the ones tied to the Göransson-Sandvikens scholarship fund can be applied for on the same form, but you have to specify which scholarships you are applying for. A confidential declaration of your financial situation and other attachments has to be attached to this application. The forms required for application can be found on the nation’s web page at: www.ghnation.se

 

The last day of application is on the 25th of October 2019

 

Application with a confidential declaration of your financial situation is handed in to the First Curator at the nation or sent by post to the nation.

 

The board of Scholarships at the nation follows the university’s rules regarding applicant which among other things mean that students at a doctoral or researcher level cannot apply for scholarships unless it is clearly defined in the description that they can. As such only the Göransson-Sandviken research and travel scholarships are available for students at this level. For further questions, please contact:

 

Egil Mattsson

Secretary of Scholarships

070 – 783 07 08

stipendier@ghnation.se