Kristian Gerhard Jebsen og Jantzens Fond

Kristian Gerhard Jebsen og Jantzens Fond is a fund which is managed by Nordisk Skibsrederforening.

The purpose of the fund is to support Norwegian, Swedish and Finnish lawyers who wish to acquire improved qualifications for practising maritime law through academic research or practical legal experience outside the Nordic countries. Scholarships of various amounts are awarded up to a maximum of approximately NOK 300,000 given the length of the scholarship and other terms. The scholarships may be awarded to support trainee assignments with law firms primarily in New York or London. We may assist in arranging the trainee assignments.

Scholarship for 2024
Applications must be made in writing and include a description of the intended use of the scholarship. All applications must be accompanied by an up-to-date CV and documentation of studies and employment. Applications should be sent by e-mail to The application deadline is 31 January.

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For 2023 the scholarship was awarded to Jacob Ohlsson who participated in Holland & Knights’ international trainee programme in New York.