The Danish State Educational Grant and Loan Scheme (SU)

The Danish State Educational Grant and Loan Scheme (SU) is a financial support for you as a student.

According to the Danish Ministerial Order on the Danish State Education Grant and Loan Scheme you have the opportunity for: 1) A scholarship (called ”SU” in Danish), 2) a possible state educational loan and 3) a "free amount” that gives you the opportunity to earn money up to a maximum amount without having to pay back the scholarship grant or state educational loan.

You can apply for SU and change you SU matters at You can use your NemID to log on. If you have any questions about your SU, you can contact the State Education Grant (SU) Counsellors at Absalon.

Find minSU here.

State Education Grant (SU) Counsellors

If you cannot find an answer to your question at, you can send an email to the State Education Grant (SU) Counsellor at your educational institution.

You must send emails from your Absalon-mail account.

Applications and enclosures may be handed in at the front desk at your Campus.

Click here to see an overview of the State Education Grant (SU) Counsellors at the institutions, email addresses, phone hours and phone numbers

Read more about the SU rules (mileage allowance, disability allowance, earnable amounts without deduction, maternity leave, youth card etc.).

SU abroad

If you receive SU and will be doing your internship or study abroad, please inform SU (The Board of Institutions and Educational Support).

You can read more here.

If you are studying Social Education and will be doing your Internship abroad you have the opportunity of applying for 6 additional SU months.

You will find the application form here.