The Ministry of Education, Culture and Science is a Dutch Ministry founded in 1918 and was formerly known as the “Ministry of Education, Arts and Sciences”. Although the ministry has undergone numerous name changes since its inception, in 1994 it was named the “Ministry of Education, Culture and Science”
The Ministry is responsible for not only Education, Culture, Science, but also Communications, Research and Gender equality.
ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP
The Holland Scholarship is financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science and numerous Dutch universities of applied sciences and research universities.
The Scholarship is intended for international students from outside of the European Economic Area (EEA) who wish to study in the Netherlands towards a bachelor’s or master’s qualification.
Scholarships will be awarded to the value of €5,000 (approximately 1,600,000 Nigerian Naira) – this is a partial tuition scholarship which will be granted in your first year of your study.
FIELDS OF STUDY COVERED
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree (Undergraduate or Postgraduate)
Please ensure that you meet these minimum entry criteria before applying:
NOT an EEA citizen or nationalDo NOT have a degree qualification from an education institution in the NetherlandsPassed the entry requirements at your selected tertiary institution (which can be found on the institution’s website)Applying to study a full-time bachelor’s or master’s programme at a participating Dutch higher education institutions (listed below)
Participating research universities
Delft University of TechnologyEindhoven University of TechnologyErasmus University RotterdamLeiden UniversityMaastricht UniversityProtestant Theological UniversityRadboud UniversityTheological UniversityTheological University ApeldoornTilburg UniversityUtrecht UniversityUniversity of AmsterdamUniversity of GroningenUniversity of TwenteVU AmsterdamWageningen University
Participating universities of applied sciences
Aeres University of Applied SciencesAmsterdam University of the ArtsAmsterdam University of Applied SciencesAvans University of Applied SciencesArtEZ Institute of the ArtsCodarts RotterdamDriestar EducatiefDesign Academy EindhovenFontys University of Applied SciencesGerrit Rietveld AcademieHotelschool The HagueHU University of Applied Sciences UtrechtHZ University of Applied SciencesHAN University of Applied SciencesHanze University of Applied Sciences, GroningenHKU University of the Arts UtrechtInholland University of Applied SciencesNHTV Breda University of Applied SciencesRotterdam University of Applied SciencesStenden University of Applied SciencesSaxion University of Applied SciencesThe Hague University of Applied SciencesUniversity of the Arts, The HagueVan Hall Larenstein, University of Applied SciencesWindesheim University of Applied SciencesZuyd University of Applied Sciences
HOW TO APPLY
Application procedures differ between each university – find your chosen university below and follow their instructions on how to apply.
Delft University of Technology – apply at: http://www.scholarships.tudelft.nl/Eindhoven University of Technology – apply at: https://www.tue.nl/en/education/studying-at-tue/study-costs-scholarships-and-grants/scholarships-and-grants/holland-scholarship/Erasmus University Rotterdam – apply at: http://www.eur.nl/english/essc/internationaloffice/welcome/before_arrival/financing_your_stay/grants_funds_financial_support_and_subsidies/holland_scholarship_erasmus_university/Leiden University – apply at: http://www.prospectivestudents.leiden.edu/scholarships/scholarship/holland-scholarship-programme.htmlMaastricht University – apply at: https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/support/your-studies-begin/um-scholarships/other-scholarships/holland-scholarship-incoming-studentsProtestant Theological University – apply at: https://www.pthu.nl/en/Prospective_Students/Hollandscholarship/Radboud University – apply at: http://www.ru.nl/holland-scholarshipTheological University – apply at: http://en.tukampen.nl/portal-informatiepagina/stipendsTheological University Apeldoorn – apply at: http://tua.nl/index.php?paginaID=300Tilburg University – apply at: http://www.tilburguniversity.edu/education/masters-programmes/tuition-fees-scholarships/hollandscholarshipUtrecht University – apply at: http://www.uu.nl/masters/en/general-information/international-students/financial-matters/grants-and-scholarships/holland-scholarshipUniversity of Amsterdam – apply at: http://www.uva.nl/en/education/master-s/scholarships–tuition/scholarships-and-loans/holland-scholarship/holland-scholarship.htmlUniversity of Groningen – apply at: http://www.rug.nl/education/international-students/financial-matters/holland-scholarshipUniversity of Twente – apply at: https://www.utwente.nl/en/education/scholarship-finder/holland-scholarship-university-of-twente/#scholarship-valueVU Amsterdam – apply at: http://www.vu.nl/hspWageningen University – apply at: http://www.wur.nl/en/article/Holland-Scholarship.htm
Universities of applied sciences
Aeres University of Applied Sciences – apply at: https://www.aeres.nl/hogeschool/int/enAmsterdam University of the Arts – apply at: http://www.ahk.nl/en/prospective-students/scholarships/holland-scholarship/Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences – apply at: http://www.amsterdamuas.com/education/practical-matters/content/algemeen/hva-breed/studentenzaken/holland-scholarship-for-incoming-students/holland-scholarship.htmlAvans University of Applied Sciences – apply at: http://www.avans.nl/international/programs/study-at-avans/holland-scholarshipArtEZ Institute of the Arts – apply at: https://www.artez.nl/en/study-at-artez/scholarships/holland-scholarshipCodarts Rotterdam – apply at: http://www.codarts.nl/holland-scholarshipDriestar Educatief – apply at: http://www.driestar-educatief.nl/international-programmes/holland-scholarshipDesign Academy Eindhoven – apply at: https://www.designacademy.nl/Study/international/HollandScholarship.aspxFontys University of Applied Sciences – apply at: https://fontys.edu/Study-at-Fontys/Holland-Scholarship-Programme.htmGerrit Rietveld Academie – apply at: http://www.rietveldacademie.nl/Hotelschool The Hague – apply at: http://hotelschool.nl/en/education/holland-scholarship#!holland-scholarshipHU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht – apply at: https://www.international.hu.nl/study-programmes/bachelor-programmes/finance/scholarships-and-grants/holland-scholarshipHZ University of Applied Sciences – apply at: https://hz.nl/en/study-information/applying/holland-scholarshipHAN University of Applied Sciences – apply at: https://www.han.nl/international/english/admissions/scholarships/Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen – apply at: https://www.hanze.nl/eng/study-at-hanze/finance/hollandscholarshipsHKU University of the Arts Utrecht – apply at: http://studentportal.hku.nl/en/student-service/finances/scholarships-and-grants/holland-scholarship.htmInholland University of Applied Sciences – apply at: https://www.inholland.nl/inhollandcom/how-to-enrol/scholarships/holland-scholarship/NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences – apply at: https://www.nhtv.nl/ENG/bachelors/living-in-the-netherlands/scholarships/holland-scholarship.htmlRotterdam University of Applied Sciences – apply at: https://www.rotterdamuas.com/study-information/finance/scholarships/holland-scholarship/Stenden University of Applied Sciences – apply at: https://stenden.com/en/practical-information/scholarships/Saxion University of Applied Sciences – apply at: https://www.saxion.edu/site/studying-at-saxion/international/getting-started/scholarships/saxion-top-talent-scholarship/The Hague University of Applied Sciences – apply at: https://www.thehagueuniversity.com/study-choice/admissions-and-finances/financing-your-bachelor-study/scholarships/holland-scholarshipUniversity of the Arts, The Hague – apply at: http://www.hogeschoolderkunsten.nl/enVan Hall Larenstein, University of Applied Sciences – apply at: http://www.vhluniversity.com/vhl-studies/application/financial-matters/scholarships-and-grants/holland-scholarship.aspxWindesheim University of Applied Sciences – apply at: http://www.windesheimhonourscollege.nl/admissions-and-finance/scholarship-procedure/Zuyd University of Applied Sciences – apply at: http://international.zuyd.nl/studying/get-prepared/scholarships/holland-scholarship
1 February 2018 and 1 May 2018 (differs between universities)
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