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Frisch Scholarships for Master students

Frisch scholarship

The Frisch Centre receives applications for the Frisch Scholarship every year. Deadline for applications is 1. March, and every year a maximum of four scholarships of NOK 20 000 each will be awarded. The scholarship is intended for Oslo-based Master students in economics who will be writing their Master Thesis during the following year. The thesis should ordinarily be finished by September the following year. Recipients will also receive an office space (3-4 months), a supervisor at the Frisch Centre, and an opportunity to participate in the research environment of the Frisch Centre during their stay.

Applications are received by e-mail at frisch at Include the phrase "Frischstipendet" eller "Frisch Scholarship" in the subject field. The application should include a CV, up-to-date grade transcript and a brief description of what you plan to write your thesis on. Though the thesis topic is up to you, the scholarship will prioritize topics that thematically fit the research portfolio of the centre. If you have further questions, please contact Simen Markussen.

CREE scholarship

Application deadline: The applications will be evaluated continuously after April 15th each year. For the year 2017 there will be no more scholarships.

Every year CREE offers up to three scholarships of NOK 20,000 each to master students writing a thesis on subjects within the research interests of CREE. (CREE project plan) Priority is given to students of economics at the University of Oslo. Those who receive the scholarship will be offered an office and a supervisor at one of the Norwegian CREE institutions.

Send the application electronically to: cree-admin at, use "CREE-stipendet” in the heading. The application should include: CV, updated transcript of your grades, a short description of your topic and plans for your thesis. If questions, contact Rolf Golombek.