ASEM DUO-Sweden Fellowship Programme in Sweden and Asian Countries

ASEM DUO-Sweden Fellowship Programme in Sweden and Asian Countries

  • Location New Zealand
  • Level Undergraduate, Graduate
  • Deadline May 21, 2018
  • Amount ₤3,500

Scholarship Description

For the academic year, 2018-2019 ASEM-DUO Secretariat is offering DUO-Sweden Fellowship Programme to undergraduate and graduate students who are currently enrolled in universities.

DUO-Sweden Fellowship Program was established in 2010 with the aim of promoting exchanges of people between Sweden and Asian countries on a balanced basis.

The Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) is an intergovernmental process established in 1996 to foster dialogue and cooperation between Asia and Europe. Presently it comprises 53 partners: 30 European and 21 Asian countries, the European Union and the ASEAN Secretariat. ASEM addresses political, economic, social, cultural, and educational issues of common interest, in a spirit of mutual respect and equal partnership.

Eligibility

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

Due to this unique nature of this program, in order to be eligible, the following are required:

Your exchange fulfils all three requirements below:

  • An educational institution in Sweden (home institution) and an educational institution in Asia (host institution) have established an academic cooperative arrangement/inter-institutional agreement; and
  • The Swedish home institution has selected an EU national student enrolled at the home institution to send to the Asian host institution, and such selection has been accepted by the Asian host institution; and
  • The same Asian host institution has selected an Asian student enrolled at the host institution to send to the Swedish home institution, and such selection has been accepted by the same Swedish home institution.

English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

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