Riding grants

Foundation number: 91929

Foundation: Ridstipendierna

Category: Other

For students/researchers at Uppsala University, and also for some other universities and university colleges (see scholarship requirements)


This scholarship is open for application.
Applications for this scholarship must be submitted before 2019-01-24 17:00.

Ordinary scholarships

  • 12 scholarships with announced amount 0 SEK (Amount per year)

Please note: Ten grants are given to students with good study results and good horse-riding qualifications. Two of the ten grants are reserved for students of Swedish University of Agricultural Science (SLU) Furthermore there are two grants given to students with good study results and less horse-riding qualifications. Applicants with an income (in the year 2019) which exceeds 180 000 SEK cannot be awarded a scholarship. Certificates of both riding and study qualifications must be attached. Links (url) to photos/films describing your horse riding skills are welcome. USB flash drive can also be sent in to the Scholarships Office, Box 256, 751 05 Uppsala or handed in at the Service Center, Segerstedthuset, Dag Hammarskjölds väg 7, Uppsala. USB flash drive must be handed in before 16:30, Thursday, 24 January, 2019. Be sure to write your email address and phone number correctly. If you get a scholarship you will be asked to answer with quite a short notice if you accept (or not) the award.

Scholarship requirements

Riding grants are given only to active, full-time students within Uppsala University. The scholarships consist of free of charge riding education twice a week for one term at Uppsala Akademistall AB. Both study and riding qualifications are considered when granting the scholarships. Riding grants cannot be held more than once.