THE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FOR 2024 is open April 5 – May 17.

Every year, 40 students from universities across the globe, travel to Alingsås to participate in the creation of Lights in Alingsås. By joining the workshop the students will have the possibility to take part in the whole process from conceptual design to a complete installation in only one week.

The student fee is estimated to 4100 SEK inc. VAT and the festival organizer and owner, Alingsås Energi offers the possibility for students to apply for a scholarship.


The scholarship mainly covers education, seminars, lunches, accommodation (shared dormitory standard) during the workshop week and a Lights in Alingsås jacket to keep.

Please note that you have to arrange with your own travel arrangement to and from Alingsås. This is not included in the scholarship.


The scholarship is meant for students that study design and have an interest for architectural lighting design.

The workshop week is an international workshop. As a participant, you must be able to communicate in English for the day by day work.

You must be prepared to actively participate in the workshop group throughout the whole workshop and share the work with the members of your group.

Please also note that an important part of the work, for obvious reasons, is done outdoors, during evening and after dark.


In order to apply for the scholarship, you write an application letter/e-mail in English. The application shall, besides your personal data, describe your current level of education, a short declaration how you would benefit from the scholarship and what you look forward the most to participate in the workshop. Don´t forget to attach a copy of your Student ID.

Before applying, please make sure that you are able to travel to Alingsås and to stay in Alingsås for the whole workshop week period (Saturday morning, September 28 to Saturday afternoon, October 5).

You are welcome to send your application by e-mail to:


When selecting applicants, Alingsås Energi strives to get a fair mixture of students with different experiences, from different schools and countries.


You have to be confirmed as a scholarship student by Alingsås Energi before you register to the workshop.

Final day to apply for a scholarship is May 17, 2024. 


Best of luck! Kind regards,

The team of Lights in Alingsås