The Chalmers Mastercard Scholarship

Description
The Chalmers MasterCard Scholarship is awarded biennially to a Master's programme applicant from Central or South America (including Mexico).
Please note that you will not be able to apply for (select) this scholarship in the scholarship portal. Meanwhile, all eligible applicants who submit an application via the portal will be considered.
 
Selection
The selection is based on the applicants' relative academic excellence, which primarily includes weighted average grade but also home university's stature (including position on global ranking lists) and priority order of the application for Chalmers Master's rogrammes.
 
Fields of Study
Unrestricted, all of the current Master's programmes at Chalmers.
 
Available to
  • 1st year Master's programme applicants
  •  Citizens of a Central or South American country who are required to pay tuition fees for Swedish university studies
Amount
  • 280 000 SEK reduction of the tuition fees during the Master's programme (4 semesters/2 years).
    • Engineering Master's programmes at Chalmers cost SEK 70 000/semester (SEK 280 000 total programme fee for 4 semesters). Therefore we recommend that prospective Engineering Master's applicants who are citizens of one of the above countries apply for this scholarship.
    • Architecture Master's programmes at Chalmers cost SEK 95 000/semester (SEK 380 000 total programme fee for 4 semesters). Therefore we recommend that prospective Architecture Master's applicants who are citizens of one of the above countries apply for Avancez or IPOET instead, as they are financially more beneficial.
Application
Please note that you will not be able to apply for (select) this scholarship in the scholarship portal. Meanwhile, all eligible applicants who submit an application via the portal will be considered.

Background

Chalmers MasterCard is a MasterCard programme for Chalmers Alumni, employees, students and friends. A part of the Chalmers MasterCard turnover is used to fund the Chalmers MasterCard Scholarship.

Published: Fri 21 Dec 2012. Modified: Wed 09 Jan 2019