Announcement – Scholarship of SEK 100,000
The PAUSE Scholarship Foundation awards the largest Swedish scholarship in HR and leadership for international studies. The PAUSE scholarship aims to contribute to the personal development and leadership abilities of the alumni through international studies and experience. It also aims to spread knowledge about current HR and leadership topics to Swedish international business and others interested in the area.
Latest application date is 11 October 2019.

The scholarship is primarily aimed at those who have a university degree and practical experience in HR and leadership, but also students with work experience from the area can apply. The applicant must have a genuine interest in, willingness and ability to develop in the field, and to take leading positions in Swedish international business.

The scholarship is to be used for studies at a university / management school or
at a company for at least three months. The PAUSE Scholarship foundation expects the applicant to study Artificial Intelligence’s (AI’s) impact on HR and leadership issues, however can be opened to suggestions on other relevant topics. The studies shall result in a scholarship report which is to be freely distributed in different ways to others interested in the field.

Specifications for the 2019 scholarship and information on application process, download here (in Swedish).
Any questions about the scholarship is answered by the foundation’s chairman,
Björn Lundberg:

Questions that might be of interest for other applicants, will be published on the site.


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Soon the PAUSE Scholarship Foundation will announce a new scholarship. Information about this will be published as soon as the site is complete.

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