American-Scandinavian Foundation Awards

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The American-Scandinavian Foundation’s (ASF) award programs for study and research abroad has been the foundation’s most long-standing commitment to educational exchange. The ASF offers fellowships (up to $23,000) and grants (normally $5,000) to individuals to pursue research, study, or creative arts projects in all fields in one or more Scandinavian countries for up to one year.

Students apply directly to the foundation. Visit for application information and instructions.

NOTE: If you would like to receive feedback on your application, you must send your materials to the Office of Prestigious Awards and Fellowships ( at least two weeks prior to the application deadline.