Icelandic Government Scholarships 2018 - 2019
The Icelandic Ministry of Education, Science and Culture awards annually a number of scholarships for studies in Icelandic as a second language at the University of Iceland in Reykjavik. The scholarship programme is administered by the Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic studies. Approximately 15 scholarships are available for the period 1 September 2018 - 30 April 2019.
The scholarships are intended for students of modern Icelandic. Students must have completed at least one year of University study. Students must also have prior knowledge of Icelandic according to the requirements for BA study in Icelandic as a second language (Icelandic knowledge on the level with the courses Icelandic Online 1 and 2). Preference will, as a rule, be given to a candidate under 35 years of age.
The application deadline is 1 December 2017. For further details on the application process, visit the website of the Árni Magnússon Institute.