Närbild på en grankvist med höga granar i bakgrunden mot blå himmel.Apply for a forest scholarship from NordGen and SNS! At the end of the year, NordGen Skog announces, in collaboration with Nordic Forest Research (SNS), scholarships aimed at people who work or study in the production of forest seeds or plants, forest rejuvenation or breeding in the Nordic countries.

The scholarships seek to increase Nordic benefits through education, skills development and knowledge exchange. within forest genetics, seed and plant production and rejuvenation of forests. The grant can be used for travel expenses but also to cover costs related to essays at bachelor- or master level, equipment, laboratory and print expenses. NordGen Forest and SNS consider the gender equality aspect in the distribution of scholarships and also encourage young people to apply.

Scholarships can be awarded a maximum of NOK 20,000.

Would you like to read reports from other beneficiaries? Please visit Nordic Forest Research.

How to apply?

Your application should preferably be written in English. In some cases, you can also write in a Nordic language but then the summary and budget need to be in English.

In the middle of December, a new application phase is announced. At that time you will find more information at this page.

Scholarship Report

Within a month after the activity has ended, the research fellow must submit a short report to NordGen Forest. The report should evaluate whether the goal was achieved, what the scientific benefit was, and include a description of possible results if the scholarship was used for research or development. A budgetary follow-up should also be attached.

Do not hesitate to contact us at NordGen Forest if you have any questions!