The Swedish Women’s Educational Association, New Jersey Chapter (SWEA NJ) scholarship amounts to a total of $6,000 each year. The scholarship can be awarded in whole or in part to qualified individuals, preferably residents of New Jersey or the Tri-State area, who are pursuing academic or professional studies or artistic endeavors pertaining to Sweden. The area of study may include, but is not limited to, Swedish culture, history, music, visual or performing arts, literature, media, science or the environment.

The recipient(s) will be selected at the discretion of the Board of SWEA NJ, by recommendation from the Scholarship Committee. After finishing their study or project, the recipient is required to provide a report on how the scholarship has been used, and if appropriate, give a presentation to SWEA NJ.


Deadline to apply is May 1, 2016. Scholarship(s) will be awarded in June.
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