Language Requirement Not Required
Fields of study Sustainable Development Studies
Opportunity Type : Partially Funded
Language of Instruction English
Opportunity ID 96839
Finduddannelse.dk which is a Danish platform for lifelong learning offers a sustainability scholarship for a master’s program to applicants from any country of the world who would love to undertake a master’s degree in sustainability and make the world a more sustainable place. The scholarship is awarded for the fall semester academic year 2021. Therefore, if you have studied in a relevant field and wish to grab this fantastic opportunity, you should apply.
Application opens: 1 April 2021
Deadline to apply: 12 April 2021
Result announcement: After 1 May 2021
All applicants’ notification: 17 May 2021
Study level: Master
The scholarship’s value is €5000 which is aimed at covering tuition fees and helping aspiring individuals get one step closer to a world-changing journey.
To apply for this scholarship applicants must:
- Have applied (or will apply) to a master’s program that orients toward a more sustainable world
- Have applied (or intend to apply) for a study starting in the Fall Semester 2021
- The degree program should be on-campus
- Have a valid bachelor’s degree
- Meet language requirements for the program
- You must hold or qualify to apply for a valid study visa (if applicable)
Applicants who are planning on starting a master’s degree that can help lessen the impact of climate change, are ideal for the available program.
- A global mindset, and interest in fighting climate change – whether it be within clean energy, biology, architecture, economics, business, health, agriculture, law, political science, journalism, anthropology, or any other pertinent field.
- Motivated to positively change the world
- Be a high-achieving academics with provable grades
- Involved in sustainable initiatives and projects (volunteering work, job, etc.)
- Willing to take responsibility and determined to effect change!
The accepting university will set the scoring criteria at its discretion and will evaluate applications on the basis of the number and quality of applications received.
Should the applicants be awarded the scholarship, he/she will receive an email from 1 May 2021 onward and should reply within one week of receiving the email. In case of failure to respond, the scholarship will be withdrawn or redirected to another candidate.
You may be interested in applying for similar opportunities, too:
- ‘Master’s in Materials Science’ Scholarship Program at the University of Rennes, France
- ‘Young Asian Leaders’ Scholarships at Carnegie Mellon University in Australia
- University of Bamberg ‘Completion Scholarships’ for Doctoral Fellows 2021-22
- Postdoctoral fellowship program at Ghent University, Belgium
- Obama Foundation Scholarship at the University of Chicago
How to apply?
Eligible candidates can apply online for this sustainability scholarship. The application opens on May 1st, 2021, so you should get ready for applying until that time.
Necessary application documents:
- Application form
- Short essay (500-700 words) explaining why you chose this program, the university you will study at, and why do you think you are eligible?
Note: applicants may be asked to provide the following in case they are awarded the scholarship, so they have to have them on hand.
- Proof of undergraduate degree qualification such as a copy of the transcript.
- Acceptance letter from the university
- Proof of identity such as a copy of your passport
Applicants can submit copies or scans of the documents to the host institution. Applications must be submitted in English or Danish language.
For more information regarding the scholarship and the details of the application procedure and documents, go to the official link.