Masters Program Finnish National Agency for Education Scholarships, Finland 2019

Masters Program Finnish National Agency for Education Scholarships, Finland 2019

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Degree level: Masters level scholarships are available under this scholarship.

Available Subjects: All subjects at masters level in all universities in Finland.

Scholarship Benefits: The scholarship is intended for a maximum of one term and the amount is 800 €/month. The Finnish National Agency for Education does not award a separate travel grant.

Eligible Nationalities: Students from all nationalities are eligible to apply for this scholarship in finland.

Eligibility Criteria: You should have admission in a masters program in any university in finland. and then apply for scholarship as per application procedure.

Decisions on the scholarships for the autumn term are made in early April and for the spring term in early September.

Application Procedure:

You can apply for a scholarship twice a year:

  • by 31 March 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 there.

Annexes to application

  • CV
  • a summary of studies completed
  • study/research plan (the most important annex)
  • reference from your Finnish teacher in your university, with assessment on your Finnish language skills
  • an acceptance letter from the host university

The application should be sent to the below address:

OPH/Suomen kielen opiskelijat -apuraha
PL 380
FI-00531 Helsinki

In case the application should not arrive on time, it is recommended to send it by e-mail, too, to riitta.uotila(at)

Deadline: August 31, 2019

Scholarship Link