Lund University is celebrating 350 years of education and research with multiple scholarships totalling €350,000! Prospective Master’s students from around the world can win a scholarship for their Master’s programme by showing that they have what it takes to make the world a better place with an education from Lund University.
Lund University’s 350th Jubilee Scholarship can be applied to any Master’s programme beginning in autumn 2017 at Lund University. There is no restriction according to field or subject. Prospective Master’s students from all backgrounds are encouraged to participate in the competition!
Take the challenge and show how your unique personality and background can make the most of a Master’s degree from Lund University, and how you will put your education to work for a better world.
To be eligible to participate in Lund University’s 350th Jubilee Scholarship you must fulfil the following requirements:
Lund University’s 350th Jubilee Scholarship competition has three steps inspired by Lund University’s mission to understand, explain, and improve our world and the human condition.
You will complete a short multiple-choice quiz about research and innovation at Lund University.
You will write a personal statement (maximum 500 words) highlighting what makes you unique. Tell us your story and convince us that you are the ideal candidate to contribute to Lund University’s mission for a better world. You can also share your story on social media for a chance to win additional prizes. The top 5 stories will win a package with Jubilee-branded products!
You will write a short essay (maximum 500 words) within the subject area, which you choose to study at Lund University. Your goal is to describe how the knowledge and experience you gain while studying at Lund University will help improve the world or the human condition, as well as how you can personally contribute to it.
Eligible submissions will be judged according to all three steps in the competition: the quiz, the short essay, and the personal statement. It is important to show that you thoroughly understand Lund University’s mission in research and innovation, and that you have a clear vision for how you can contribute to that mission as a student in one of their Master’s programmes.
|September 5, 2016||Lund University’s 350th Jubilee Scholarship opens|
|Mid-October, 2016||University admission: application period opens at www.universityadmissions.se|
|15 January, 2017||University admission: application deadline|
|15 January 2017||Lund University’s 350th Jubilee Scholarship closes for registration|
|1 February, 2017||University admission: deadline for receipt of supporting academic documents and application fee|
|15 February, 2017||Lund University’s 350th Jubilee Scholarship closes for applications|
|Late March 2017||University admissions results published at www.universityadmissions.se|
|April 2017||Lund University’s 350th Jubilee Scholarship winners announcement|
|Mid August 2017||Orientation for admitted students at Lund University with Arrival Day|
|September 2017||Award ceremony for Lund University’s 350th Jubilee Scholarship winners|