Iceland 2013/14 - grants and loans
Date of publication: 2014
Grants - note: No public grants
Need-based grant (euro): -
Merit-based grant (euro): -
Student grantsIn principle, no public grants/scholarships are available. However, some merit-based grants are provided by
universities and by the Icelandic Research Fund for Graduate Students for the 2nd cycle students.
LoansLoans are provided to full-time students by the Icelandic Student Loan Fund. The amount depends on the size
of student's family and personal circumstances including income. The basic individual support for academic
year 2012/13 was ISK 140 600/month. Around 50 % of students take out a student loan.
Source: Eurydice, National Student Fee and Support Systems 2013/2014, 2015/2016, 2016/2017