Holland Scholarship is meant for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA and the EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway) who wish to pursue a master’s degree in Holland. The Holland Scholarship is available for Masters’s program and is specially designed to help all students who are interested. Similarly, selected students will receive € 5,000, € 10,000 or € 15,000 in their first year. Consequently, this year 2022 scholarship is fully funded. Read also Utrecht Excellence Scholarship 2022 | Fully Funded Awards For International Students
We advise you to apply if your academic qualifications meet the stated eligibility criteria. Selection is on merit and the focus is on the academic standards. Participating students must have verifiable academic records and must be willing to sustain the same. Please read this article to the end. We will explain the full details of the scholarship, including the information required to scale through this application. See Lazord Fellowship 2023 | Fully Funded
About Holland Scholarship
The scholarship is financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture & Science and Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences. Level & fields of study include: – all eligible programs in each of the selected universities in Holland, number of scholarships are estimated to be over 22 for the 2021-2022 academic year, and it is targeted at international students from all over the world.
Holland Scholarship Value and Inclusion (s)
Holland scholarship amounts to € 5,000, € 10,000 or € 15,000. You will receive this in the first year of your studies, even if you are enrolled in a two-year program. Read also Utrecht Excellence Scholarships for International Students: Master’s Degree For Free
Eligibility Criteria for Holland Scholarship
To be eligible for a Holland Scholarship, the following criteria must be met by applicants:
- You must not hold an EU/EEA passport and not be eligible for support under the Dutch system of study grants and loans
- You must never before have been enrolled at an educational institution in the Netherlands.
- You must have applied for an international master’s program at Utrecht University with a start date of 1 September 2021; Not all programs participate, please check uu.nl/masters >master’s program > Tuition fees and financial support to see if the Holland Scholarship is mentioned as a scholarship opportunity;
- The international master’s program at Utrecht University is not a Distance Learning/Online Program;
- Meet the specific entry requirements of the program.
Holland Scholarship Application Procedure
After submitting your application for the Master’s program, non-EU/EEA students have the option to submit an application for the Holland Scholarship from 1 November. You will need to upload the following documents: Read also Holland Government Scholarship 2022 | How To Secure Free Funds For Your Studies
- A motivation letter explaining the relevance of your time in the Netherlands and at Utrecht University to your career goals
- A statement of financial resources demonstrating you can cover the remaining cost
Please note that students starting their program in February are not eligible for a Holland Scholarship.
Please Note: Prospective students who wish to be considered for the scholarship must apply before 31 January 2021 (23:59 CET), after which the application portal will be closed. Your scholarship will only be processed if you have submitted an application for a Master’s program as well. Please note that in some cases you may need to apply before 1 December; check the ‘When to apply’ section under Admission and application of your master’s program.
You will not be informed whether you have been awarded the scholarship prior to the scholarship deadline and not before you have been conditionally admitted to the program.
Please kindly visit the official scholarship website for your application and further inquiries, you are expected to follow read the application guidelines carefully and make sure you follow the steps as stated. Official Scholarship https://www.uu.nl/masters/en/general-information/international-students/