Utrecht Excellence Scholarships for International Students. The University of Utrecht offers numerous Utrecht Excellence Scholarships to outstanding prospective students across the world, the opportunity to pursue a Master’s degree in a selected number of fields at Utrecht University. The Utrecht Excellence Scholarships for International Students’ aim is to support and encourage students to pursue their academic dreams, especially financially disadvantaged students. See also Dalarna University Scholarship 2023
About Utrecht Excellence Scholarships For International Students
This Utrecht Excellence Scholarships currently takes place at the University of Utrecht Netherlands, level, and field of study include, all eligible International Master’s programmes offered by the University of Utrecht. Please check www.uu.nl/masters master’s program. Tuition fees and financial support to see if the Utrecht Excellence Scholarship is mentioned as a scholarship opportunity for 2020.
The number of scholarships to be awarded is estimated at 20-25 students, and it’s targeted at non-EU/EEA and international students. See also BEA Scholarship 2020/2021 For Nigerian Undergraduates And Postgraduates Students
Scholarships Value and Benefits and Duration
The Utrecht Excellence scholarships For International Students can be awarded as tuition fees OR tuition fees plus 11.000 euro living expenses. As the grant is not automatically a full scholarship, it may be necessary to find additional funding to be able to finance your studies and stay completely.
The scholarship is awarded for the duration of the degree programme, which is one or two years, depending on the degree program. The scholarship will only be renewed for the second year if the student is making satisfactory progress towards the degree.
Eligibility Criteria for Utrecht Excellence Scholarships
To be eligible for a Utrecht Excellence Scholarship, you must:
- You must belong to the top 10% of your graduating class
- Hold a non-EU/EEA passport and not be eligible for support under the Dutch system of study grants and loans
- Have completed your secondary school and/or Bachelor’s degree outside the Netherlands
- You must have applied for an eligible international master’s program with a start date of 1 September 2020.
- Able to follow the conditions to obtain a Dutch visa/residence permit. See also MTN Scholarship 2021| Fully Funded For Nigerian Undergraduate Students
How to apply for Utrecht Excellence Scholarships
Your application for a scholarship will only be processed if you have submitted an application for a Master’s program as well.
After submitting an application for the Master’s programme, non-EU/EEA students will have the option to submit an application for a Utrecht Excellence Scholarship.
Prospective students who wish to be considered for the scholarship must apply before 31 January 2020, 23:59 CET, after which the application portal will be closed. Please note that in some cases you may need to apply before 1 December; check the ‘When to apply’ section under Admission and application for your master’s program.
It is important to visit the official website for detailed information on how to apply for these scholarships. ttps://www.uu.nl/masters/