Icelandic Government Scholarships for Foreign Students In Iceland
Deadline: December 1, 2015 | Views: 159
Type: Fully Funded.
Applications are invited for Icelandic Government Scholarships available for the period from September 1st 2015 to April 30th 2016. Approximately 15 scholarships will be awarded for students of modern Icelandic. Icelandic as a second language is comprised of both theoretical and practical fields of study. The scholarship covers registration fees at the University and a monthly stipend of approximately ISK 130.000 – that should cover room and board for one person, payable at the beginning of each month, September to April. A room will be available for rent in one of the University dormitory.
The scholarships are intended for students of modern Icelandic. Students must have completed at least one year of University study. Students must also have prior knowledge of Icelandic according to the requirements for BA study in Icelandic as a second language (Icelandic knowledge on the level with the courses Icelandic Online 1 and 2). Preference will, as a rule, be given to a candidate under 35 years of age.
The scholarship covers registration fees at the University and a monthly stipend of approximately ISK 130.000 – that should cover room and board for one person, payable at the beginning of each month, September to April. A room will be available for rent in one of the University dormitory, Gamli Garður.
Students from above mentioned countries, with exception of students from USA and Canada can apply directly to the Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies. Application should include the following documents (in English, Icelandic or other Scandinavian languages):
- university transcripts/copies of diplomas
- two letters of recommendation
- language certificate
The applications must reach the Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies by February 1, 2015. Email applications are not accepted.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Students from Austria, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faeroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Holland, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom and United States of America can apply for these Icelandic Government scholarships.http://www.youthop.com/scholarships/icelandic-government-scholarships-for-foreign-students-in-icelandhttp://www.youthop.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Icelandic-Government-Scholarships-for-Foreign-Students.jpghttp://www.youthop.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Icelandic-Government-Scholarships-for-Foreign-Students-150x150.jpgScholarships