AMOUNT: UP TO $23,000

The American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) offers fellowships (up to $23,000) and grants (up to $5,000) to individuals to pursue research, study or creative arts projects in one or more Scandinavian country for up to one year. The number of awards varies each year according to total funds available. Awards are made in all fields.


  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident

  • Must have a well-defined research, study, or creative arts project that makes a stay in Scandinavia essential

  • At least some ability in the language of the host country, even if it is not essential for the execution of the research plan


  1. Submit the online application


  • November 1
    • Application deadline
  • April 15
    • Decisions announced