Deadline:

31 March 2020

Location:

Norway

(Fully Funded)

Description

Mobility Grant for Norwegian Language and Literature

The mobility grant is awarded Master and Ph.D. students in countries outside Norway and at institutions with a department for Nordic/Scandinavian studies, whom have chosen Norwegian language or Norwegian literature as topic for their dissertation. The grant must be used for fieldwork in Norway in connection with the dissertation.

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The mobility grant is awarded for a minimum of one and a maximum of three months. The fieldwork must be conducted at a Norwegian higher educational/research institution, and the applicant must provide details of a tutor at this institution who has agreed to tutor the student during his/her stay in Norway. The grant is given as a contribution to covering expenses in connection with the research stay in Norway.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Language
  • Literature

Required Languages

English

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES

Program Period

maximum of three months

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • The Mobility grant is awarded master and ph.D. Student in countries outside Norway, at institutions with a Department for Nordic/Scandinavia studies, whom have chosen Norwegian language or Norwegian literature as topic for their dissertation. The grant must be used for fieldwork in Norway in connection with the dissertation.
  •  The applications will be assessed by the Programme Committee for Norwegian Studies Abroad.
  • The applicants will be informed about the outcome of their application.
  • Reporting: A report about the fieldwork must be submitted within one month after the fieldwork has ended. A report form will be available under “My tasks” in Espresso.
  • Who may not apply:
    •  Bachelor students.
    •  Students who have previously grants from Diku (SIU) for the same project with the same education level.
    •  Students with Norwegian citizenship, studying at Master or ph.D. level at an institution outside Norway.

Read the Guidelines for the Mobility grant for Norwegian Language and Literature.

Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

  • A new, differentiated travel grant is introduced, in addition to grant for board and lodging.
  • Travel grant (fixed rates):

NOK 2,000 for travel from countries in Europe.

NOK 3,000 for travel from St. Petersburg and Moscow in Russia.

NOK 5,000 for travel from other cities in Russia, other Eurasia countries and countries outside of Europe.

Grant for board and lodging:

    • The grant follows the rates set by The Norwegian State Educational Loan Fund for basic support and is

 NOK 11 020 per month.

How to Apply

First Step: Read the Guidelines for the Mobility grant for Norwegian Language and Literature.

Second Step: Prepare a project description and contact a tutor and an institution of higher learning in Norway.

Third Step: Fill out the online application form in Espresso. The application can be written in English or Norwegian.

5. The applications will be assessed by the Programme Committee for Norwegian Studies Abroad.

Obligatory attachments:

  • a recommendation letter from the home institution tutor
  • a personal invitation letter from the Norwegian institution

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