Leiden University Excellence Scholarships is a programme premeditated to encourage and support master’s degree students at Leiden University. The scholarship’s aim is to help most financially disadvantaged international students to achieve their academic goals and contribute to global research and emerging technologies. See also College of San Mateo Scholarship 2022| $3,000 Scholarship To Study In USA
About Leiden University Excellence Scholarships
The scholarships currently take place at Leiden University in the Netherlands, Levels & fields of study include:- all full-time Masters’ programmes at Leiden University with the exception of LLM (non-advanced) and MSc programmes at Leiden Law School. The number of Leiden University Excellence Scholarships is not specific and depends on the budget available for each Faculty department and it’s targeted at Non-EEA/non-EFTA* nationals. See also Monash University Scholarships 222 | Fully Funded
Leiden University Excellence Scholarships Value and Inclusion (s)
The Scholarships have (3) categories of awards:
- €10.000 of the tuition fee
- €15.000 of the tuition fee
- Total tuition fee minus the statutory tuition fee
The lens is not a full scholarship. Non-EEA LExS recipients must still submit ‘proof of sufficient funds for their student visa/residence permit application.
Eligibility Criteria for Leiden University Excellence Scholarships
Applicants must have achieved excellent study results in their previous education, this applying to the Master’s programme for which they are applying. As a sign, the student is amongst the top 10% of graduates in his/her previous study programme.
Applicants must have a non-non-EEA/non-EFTA passport and may not be eligible for support under the Dutch system of study grants and loans except for students applying for the LLM Advanced Studies programmes or the MSc in International Relations and Diplomacy, for which no nationality restrictions apply. See also Rhodes Scholarship 2020/2021 At University Of Oxford | Fully Funded Scholarship
Leiden University Excellence Scholarships Application Form/Login
In your application, you must show clearly that you would like to apply for the Lexs scholarship in the scholarship section and upload your letter of motivation for the LExS scholarship. The deadline for programmes starting in September is 1 February (exception – Advanced LLMs: 1 March) while programmes starting in February have a deadline of 1 October.
Please kindly visit the scholarship official website for your application and further enquiries https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/scholarships