Finnish National Agency for Education Scholarships for International Students in Finland

Finnish National Agency, The program is open for all high accomplishing universal understudies who are going to begin their undergrad and postgraduate investigations in the College without precedent for September 2019.

Qualified Countries: International Students

Establishment Name: Finnish National Agency for Education

To be taken at (nation): Fin Land

Qualified Field of Study: Scholarship is accessible for Master Degree program.


The Finnish National Agency for Education awards scholarships to students of Finnish language a. the culture at universities outside Finland for advanced Master’s studies in Finnish universities or to collect material in Finland for their masters’ thesis in their home university. The scholarship is intended for a maximum of one term and the amount is 800 C/mo… The Finnish National Agency for Education does not award a separate travel grant.
Flow to apply for a scholarship? You can apply for a scholarship twice a year: • by 31 Mar. for the autumn term • by 31 August for the spring term. You can access the application form through the below link. You need to name the host department of the Finnish university and a person to contact here. Annexes to application
• a summary of studies completed • study/research plan (the most important annex) • reference from your Finnish teacher in yo university, with an assessment on your Finnish language skills • an acceptance letter from the host university

The application should be sent to the below address: OPH/Suomen Gielen opiskellat -apuraha PL 380 FI-00531 Helsinki Finland.
In case the application should not arrive on time, it is recommended to send it by e-mail, too, to riittamotila(at) Decisions on the scholarships for the autumn term are made in early April and for the spring term in early September. After the scholarship period, students must send The Finnish National Agency for Education a free-form report, describing the main achievements.


Grants Deadline: Aug 31, 2019