External scholarships

Most scholarships at Uppsala University are announced at the beginning of each semester and are administrated by the Scholarships Office. In addition to these, there are a number of scholarships that are announced through other organisations. These have other application dates and you apply for them in other ways than through the university scholarship system.

Scholarships at the student nations

The student nations administer scholarships, which are applied through the Scholarships Office as well as through the nation. Check with your nation whether they have scholarships to apply for:

Research funding

For PhD students and researchers, there are various opportunities for research funding. Read more in Uppsala University's Research Handbook.

Grants for research students at the Faculty of Medicine are announced every autumn. The grants may be used for:

  1. Operative expenses and buying instruments, apparatus’ and literature for your research project
  2. Journeys directly connected to your research project
  3. Printing and translation expenses.

Application form: Grants for research students, Faculty of Medicine Pdf, 461 kB.

Signed applications are submitted to the administrator of research education at the department of the applicant.

Application period for the 2023 grants: 17 August–12 September.

Other scholarships for students

There are scholarships for students who are advertised without the university’s participation, for example through student nations and other organisations.

Scholarships for current students at Uppsala University

Read more about the scholarships for current students at Uppsala University.