The Holland Scholarship is a scholarship for excellent students from non-EU/EEA countries, applying for a Bachelor’s or Master’s programme at the University of Twente. The scholarship amounts to € 5,000 only for the first year of your studies.
The Holland Scholarship is financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science together with Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences. This scholarship is meant for international students from outside the EEA who want to do their bachelor’s or master’s in the Netherlands.
€ 5,000 only for the first year of your studies (No. of scholarships available will be announced soon).
Have a look at the overview of the estimated costs of living in the Netherlands (excluding tuition fees).
Please note: This scholarship is meant as a compensation for study related costs. It is up to the scholarship student to decide how to spend the money. No costs (e.g. tuition fees) will be paid on your behalf.
1 May 2022
In order to be eligible for a Holland Scholarship, you should meet all the requirements below.
Your programme starts in the academic year 2022/2023
You have not studied in the Netherlands before for a full degree (e.g. a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree), or You do not have a degree from an education facility in the Netherlands;
You are from a non-EU/EEA country;
You are an excellent student (i.e. CGPA of 7.5 (out of 10)).
You have been (provisionally) admitted to one of the qualifying study programmes (Please note: After completion of your application, it may take up to 8 weeks before you receive the results).
You comply with the conditions for obtaining an entry visa in the Netherlands (if applicable);
You comply with the general English language test requirement Academic IELTS 6.5 (or TOEFL iBT of 90) and an additional 6.0 (TOEFL iBT 20) on the subscore of speaking skills
You are not eligible for a Dutch study grant;
DEADLINES FOR APPLICATION
Application deadline – round 1:
Application form opens per 15 October 2021, 12.00 CET
Application forms closes per 1 February 2022, 16.00 CET (for programmes starting September 2022)
Results will be announced per 1 March 2022
Application deadline – round 2:
Application form opens per 1 February 2022, 16.00 CET
Application form closes per 1 May 2022, 16.00 CEST (for programmes starting September 2022)
Results will be announced per 1 June 2022
When you applied in round 1, and your application was rejected, an application in round 2 is not considered.
HOW TO APPLY
You have to apply for a Bachelor’s or Master’s programme first. Once you have applied for a Bachelor’s or Master’s programme, you can apply here with your student number.
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