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Fellowship allowances as per January 1, 2020

The allowances will be calculated as the number of days of the course period plus two additional days regardless of the actual arrival and departure dates.

Up to 14 days
For stays in Denmark up to 14 days the allowance will be paid in cash and will be paid the first weekday after arrival. You are therefore advised to bring some foreign currency for the first few days’ spending.

More than 14 days
For stays in Denmark of more than 14 days you will receive a Mastercard at arrival or the first weekday after arrival. You are therefore advised to bring foreign currency for the first few days’ spending.

Fellows on further education activities in Denmark

1. Daily allowance DKK 235.-
You will receive a personal allowance of DKK 235.- per full day. This corresponds to 7,052.- for a full month. Accommodation, including heating, water and electricity, is paid by DFC. The allowance covers food, clothes, medicine, spectacles, dental visits, daily transport and pocket money.

2. Extended daily allowance DKK 443.-
If accommodation is provided in a hotel without kitchen-facilities, you will receive a daily allowance of DKK 443.-

3. Reduced daily allowance DKK 130.-
When following residential courses, where full board and lodging are provided, you will receive a daily allowance of DKK 130.-

Paid employment

You are not allowed to take up any paid employment and/or receive any other income while in Denmark. You will receive an allowance, which is exempt from taxation.