Scholarship Overview

  • Country: Australia
  • Scholarship Type: Merit-based
  • Institutions: Institutions in Norway
  • Funded by: The Norway-America Association (NORAM)
  • Tuition Type: Full tuition
  • Degree Program: Masters and PhD
  • Scholarship Amount: from NOK 10 000  – 40 000
  • Separate Application Required?: Yes
  • Deadline: 1 April, 2024.

Scholarship Benefits

The value of the scholarships ranges between NOK 10,000 and NOK 40,000. The specific amount awarded for each individual grant is determined by various factors including the field of research, financial need, the objective of the study, and the planned duration of the recipient’s stay in Norway.


  • Eligibility for the application requires that the candidate be an American citizen with intentions to study, or who is already studying, in Norway.
  • Applications should be specifically for the 2024-25 academic year.
  • Candidates must have attained a bachelor’s degree or a degree of equivalent level.
  • Applicants who are seeking to obtain their first master’s degree may be given preferential consideration.
  • Please be advised that the application fee is non-refundable.

How to apply

Click here to choose which scholarship you wish to apply for.

Additional Information

NORAM provides scholarships to U.S. citizens who are undertaking graduate-level studies in Norway. The goal of the scholarship program is to offer financial aid to American students to facilitate their education in Norway. The scholarship disbursements align with the academic calendar, extending from August 1st to May 31st, and are granted on an annual basis. Applicants cannot request support for more than one year within a single application cycle.

An individual may be awarded a NORAM scholarship up to a maximum of two times, equating to support for two separate academic years. If you have been a recipient of a NORAM scholarship in the past, it is required that you mention this in your current application.

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