The purpose for Scholarships and Donations is to preserve the Swedish culture such history and traditions, language and education.
A scholarship can be given towards a variety of topics and fields of study, as long as they relate to Sweden. Study of the Swedish language, fine arts or the performing arts, finance, health care, journalism, law or urban planning, or Swedish inventions and technological development around the world to name a few. Knowledge of the Swedish language itself is not a requirement.
SWEA DC’s Scholarship Committee stipulates that recipients be connected to the states within the SWEA Washington DC Chapter; District of Columbia, Maryland or Virginia.
A scholarship can not be awarded to an individual member of SWEA or a relative of member.
A donation can be given to an individual or organisation to provide financial support for activities and or events designed to promote and preserve the Swedish Culture, such as concerts, theater, exhibitions, and education.
SWEA DC’s Donation Committee stipulates that recipients of a donation be located within the SWEA Washington DC Chapter; District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia.