The Swiss Government grants a number of arts scholarships to foreign students from a pool of countries. Students may undertake Postgraduate study at any Swiss university or Federal Institute of Technology and the listed universities of applied sciences.
For fine arts and music, scholarship holders can attend the respective public schools and conservatories. Proficiency in German, French or Italian is required for studies at a Swiss university or art institution.
In some cases a students knowledge of English will also be tested. The scholarships are for nine months.
For more information and application materials, click here: Swiss Government Scholarships 2011