Scholarship Fund for Swedish Youth Abroad

The Scholarship Fund for Swedish Youth Abroad has been offering a scholarship since 2018 for young talents to gain international experience by joining the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in London for a period of 12 months. 

About the foundation

The Scholarship Fund For Swedish Youth Abroad was founded in 1937 as part of the 50 year anniversary of 'Sveriges Allmänna Utrikeshandelsförening' (Swedish Association of Foreign Trade).

The foundation grants scholarships for studies in Sweden or Swedish schools abroad, for Swedish language summer courses, for TISUS tests, as well as for internships at Swedish Chambers of Commerce abroad and for Swedish School Associations.

Learn more about the foundation

Eligibility

To apply for this scholarship, you must have recently completed your studies at a bachelor's or master's level at a Swedish university.

Due to visa requirements, applicants must not have turned 26 years of age on or before 1 May 2024.

Duration

The period of duty at the Chamber spans from 6 June 2024 to 19 June 2025.

Application

Applications for the 2024/2025 scholarship opens early January 2024. 

Insight into the UK business environment

"Being a scholar gives you a unique possibility of working with some of the most exciting Swedish companies in the world, some of the most talented people within different fields, and gives you a great insight into the UK business environment."

Mahmoud Hajo, Scholarship Fund for Swedish Youth Abroad Scholar 20/21

Would you like to become a donor?

The SCC Scholarship Programme is made possible by generous scholarship grants and donations. Would you like to get involved and fund the launch of a young professional's international career through a donation? Get in touch with us - we would love to discuss new partnerships to keep the tradition of the SCC Scholarship Programme alive. 

Contact Fredrik Warneryd, Chief Executive, at fredrik.warneryd@scc.org.uk.

Patrons

LKAB
Swedbank
Fogel & Partners
Kreab

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