As a student at Umeå University you can apply to spend part of your education abroad.

If you are at the end of your education, you can apply for a scholarship to go to a low or middle income country to collect data for your essay, or degree project, for a bachelor or master (1 or 2 year) degree. The scholarship is funded by Sida and amounts to
SEK 27,000. Expect to start your eld studies no earlier than two months after the application deadline.

The eld studies must be carried out for at least eight weeks and a maximum of 26 weeks. You can apply no matter what subject you are studying. The application deadline is 15 May 2018. The eld studies must be completed no later than 21 January 2019.


Wednesday 11 April, at 12–13 in S201, Social Sciences Building Thursday 19 April, at 12–13 S201, Social Sciences Building

Observe! The information sessions are held in Swedish!

More information about eligibility and the application is available in Swedish at: eld-studies