The Barbara and Edward Netter Scholarship, through Thanks to Scandinavia, Inc. (TTS), each year provides scholarship assistance to a citizen of Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden or Bulgaria who is seeking admission to, or is presently enrolled in a Ph.D. program at the University of Pennsylvania. Professional students at the post-undergraduate level will also be considered. Priority consideration will be given to those whose research interests are aligned with the goals of TTS including the fields of history, human rights, Jewish studies, and peace building.
The one-year award provides tuition support; for AY 2011-12, the award amount is $13,000. Nominations/applications should be sent to the attention of the Provost’s Office, 122 College Hall/6303. Please include a copy of the candidate’s graduate school application, including copies of the letters of recommendation and transcripts. The deadline for application is usually in March. The awardee will be announced within two weeks.
For more information or questions, please contact:
Associate Director for Education