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The SWEA New Jersey scholarship amounts to a total of $6,000 per year. The scholarship can be awarded in whole or in part, to qualified individuals preferably with roots and/or current residence in New Jersey or the Tri-State area pursuing academic or professional research/ studies or artistic endeavors pertaining to Sweden. Members of SWEA and their immediate family are not eligible to apply. The area of research/study may include, but is not limited to, Swedish culture, history, music, visual or performing arts, literature, media, science or the environment. The recipient or recipients will be selected at the discretion of the Board of SWEA New Jersey, by recommendation from the Scholarship Committee. After finishing their project, the recipient or recipients are required to provide a report to SWEA New Jersey on how the scholarship has been used, and if appropriate, give a presentation to SWEA NJ.

Deadline to apply is:
May 1, 2018 (scholarship will be awarded in June)
NJ Academic Scholarship letter
SWEA NJ Academic Scholarship application
List of SWEA Scholarship recipients’ projects
For additional information, or to submit your application, please contact: newjersey(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)

Read more about SWEA International’s scholarships here (in Swedish)


Prior SWEA NJ Scholarship Awards:


Francesca Maraki, 2016

James Hicks, 2015