The Holland Scholarship is meant for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who want to do their bachelor’s or master’s in the Netherlands. Are you ready for the chance of a lifetime? Apply for the Holland Scholarship!
This scholarship is financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science as well as several Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences.
What are the Benefits?
The scholarship amounts to 5,000 Euros. You will receive this in the first year of your studies. Please note that this is not a full-tuition scholarship.
The grant is awarded for 1 year and can only be received once.
What is Application Process?
International students with nationality of non-EU, can apply for the scholarship.
There is no need of separate application for Holland Scholarship. Application can be submitted at the time of application of a full-time bachelor’s or master’s programme at one of the participating Dutch higher education institutions.
Students should meet the specific requirements of the institution of your choice. You can find specific requirements on the website of the institution.
Students can not apply for scholarship, who have a degree from an education institution in the Netherlands.
Participating Research Universities
Dutch research universities participate in the Holland Scholarship for the academic year. You can find the specific closing dates and the fields of study for this academic year on the website of the institution you want to apply to.
here is the list of Universities, which participate in scholarships.
- Leiden University
- Utrecht University
- University of Groningen
- Erasmus University Rotterdam
- Maastricht University
- VU Amsterdam
- Radboud University
- Tilburg University
- Delft University of Technology
- Eindhoven University of Technology
- University of Twente
- Wageningen University
- Protestant Theological University
- Theological University Apeldoorn
- Theological University
Participating Universities of Applied Sciences
Below is an overview of the Dutch universities of applied sciences participating in the Holland Scholarship.
- Aeres University of Applied Sciences
- Amsterdam University of the Arts
- ArtEZ Institute of the Arts
- Breda University of Applied Sciences
- Codarts Rotterdam
- Driestar educatief
- Fontys University of Applied Sciences
- Gerrit Rietveld Academie
- The Hague University of Applied Sciences
- Hanze University of Applied Sciences
- Hotelschool The Hague
- Royal Academy of Art, The Hague
- Inholland University of Applied Sciences
- Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences
- HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht
- Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences
- HAN University of Applied Sciences
- HKU University of Applied Sciences
- HZ University of Applied Sciences
- Saxion University of Applied Sciences
- NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences
- Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences
- Zuyd University of Applied Sciences
The application round for academic year will open on 1 November. The deadline for application is either 1 February. Please check the website of the institution of your choice to confirm the correct deadline.
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