About the scholarship
A. Wilhelmsen Foundation wants to contribute to the financing of education in Norway for international students and has established a scholarship programme.
To be eligible for this scholarship, the candidate must apply for admission to, and be accepted in, a Master of Science degree at BI Norwegian Business School.
Who can apply:
Residents of countries outside Norway.
Wilhelmsen many areas of activity are the Baltic region, Russia, Portugal and the Caribbean. Candidates from these regions are especially encouraged to apply.
How to apply:
All applicants must write a scholarship application letter for this specific scholarship. The letter should be maximum one page to be uploaded with your application for admission. You are advised to include your goals and motivation for studying at BI, your career ambitions, and how you feel that you can contribute to the programme and study environment. It is also important to include information regarding family and economic situation, and explain why you feel the scholarship is necessary for you to fulfill your ambitions.
Grades from previous studies, previous experiences, personal ambitions and financial need are part of the decision criteria.
Admission application, including your scholarship application, must be received by March 1.
Number of Scholarships
For the academic year commencing Autumn 2017, one scholarship is available.
Please note that it is not possible to apply for a scholarship directly through the Wilhelmsen Foundation. Please direct all inquiries and applications to Master’s Administration at BI Norwegian Business School.
For more information regarding the donor A. Wilhelmsen AS check the website in the "Further official information" link below this article.
Only students accepted to a Master of Science degree commencing Autumn 2017 will be considered for this scholarship.
For more information click "Further official information" link below.