Lund University's 350th Jubilee Scholarship, Sweden

Publish Date: Sep 27, 2016

Deadline: Sep 30, 2016

The Scholarship

Celebrating 350 years of education and research with €350,000 in scholarships!

Lund University is celebrating 350 years of education and research with €350,000 in scholarships! Win a scholarship for your Master’s programme by showing that you share Lund University's vision to understand, explain and improve the world and the human condition. The scholarship can be applied to over 100 different Master’s programmes, beginning in autumn 2017, in a variety of subjects at Lund University.*

*The scholarship is non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash. The scholarship applies to tuition fees at Lund University only and does not include cost of living or relocation.

Terms and Conditions

Lund University’s 350th Jubilee Scholarship is open to prospective Master’s students from outside the EU, EEA, and Switzerland who are required to pay tuition fees for their studies in Sweden. Anyone can enter the competition, however, submissions will only be considered after the participant has applied to a Master’s programme through our website and been admitted to Lund University. Applicants are responsible for all application fees and costs associated with the application process.*

The Scholarship can only be applied towards the tuition of one Master’s programme at Lund University, and does not include the cost of living or relocation. The Scholarship is non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash or any other goods/services. Scholarship winners bear all responsibility for any taxes associated with claiming and collecting the prize.

How to participate


Fill out your personal information.


Explore the different programmes and research areas at Lund University and select the one that you are most interested in and that you want to apply to. Find a Master’s programme that matches your interest and background here.


Take the quiz and describe your ideas about how you can contribute to a better world with the knowledge and experience that you will gain when studying the Master's programme at Lund University. Then share your personal story explaining your inspiration and motivations to study the programme.


Submit the competition materials through the competition website before the deadline. In parallell, you also apply to the programme at Lund University following the regular programme application process. If you have made a complete competition entry and are also selected for admission to the programme at Lund University, you will be in the pool of candidates considered for the competition scholarships.

  • 15th January, 2017
    Registration deadline
  • 15th February, 2017
    Submission deadline
  • April, 2017
    Winners announcement

The scholarship competition for Lund University’s 350th Jubilee Scholarship will be open for new registrations until January 15th, 2017 and participants will have until February 15th, 2017 to complete their submissions.

About Lund University

Lund University was founded in 1666 shortly after the region of Skåneland came under the possession of Sweden. Today it is one of Scandinavia’s premier institutions for higher learning and consistently ranks among the top universities in both Europe and the world. With traditions going back centuries, Lund has also become a cultural hub synonymous with learning and discovery.

As 2016 draws to an end, Lund University will celebrate three and a half centuries of commitment to education and research with a series of lectures, symposia, social events, and more! In addition to this, scholarships will be offered to students from around the world so that those from outside Europe can explore all the opportunities that Lund University has to offer.

About Lund University’s 350th Jubilee

Lund University was founded on December 19th, 1666 and inaugurated on January 28th, 1668. To celebrate these events, Lund University's 350th jubilee activities will take place from December 2016 to January 2018. Students, employees, partners, alumni and friends of the University will take part in the jubilee celebrations and join us for events such as concerts, exhibitions and cultural activities, scientific theme weeks and other festivities.

For more information click "Further official information" below.

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