Holland Scholarship for International Students
The Holland Scholarship is funded by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture, and Science, in collaboration with Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences. This scholarship to Holland is intended for international students from outside the European Economic Area who wish to pursue a bachelor’s or master’s degree. The EEA consists of the European Union (EU) countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.
Why study in Holland?
The Netherlands is sometimes known as ‘Holland,’ referring to the two western coastal provinces of North and South Holland. This was the most powerful territory of the Dutch Republic in the 17th century.
- There are 2,100+ programmes in English
- Get high-quality education and value for your money
- Be part of an international community
- Develop valuable skills and be more successful
- Live in one of the safest and happiest countries in the world
- Have the rest of Europe at your doorstep.
Scholarship amount and period
This scholarship is worth € 5,000. The Holland scholarship will be awarded to you only once. This scholarship to Holland will be paid at the beginning of the second semester. Please keep in mind that this isn’t a full-tuition scholarship.
Eligibility Criteria for Holland Scholarship
- Your nationality is non-EEA.
- You are applying for a full-time bachelor or master degree program at one of the partnering universities.
- You meet the specific admission requirements of the institution of your choosing.
- You do not hold a degree from a Netherlands educational institution.
- You have not received a Holland Scholarship before
Universities participating in Holland Scholarship
The following is a list of Dutch universities that are participating in the Holland Scholarship for the academic year 2021-2022. The particular closing dates and disciplines of study for the current academic year may be found on the website of the institution to which you wish to apply.
|Research Universities||Applied Science Universities|
|Leiden University||Aeres University of Applied Sciences|
The application round for the academic year 2022-2023 will open on 1 November 2021. The deadline for application is either 1 February 2022 or 1 May 2022. Please check the website of the institution of your choice to confirm the correct deadline.