Holland Scholarship

Holland Scholarship

The Holland Scholarship is a scholarship made available by the Dutch Ministry of Education Culture and Science together with Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences.

The application deadline for 2019-2020 has CLOSED. Information on the application deadline for 2020-2021 will be published by February 2020.

What is the Holland Scholarship?

This scholarship is meant for international students from Canada, Chili, Colombia, Ecuador, Japan, Mexico, Peru, South Korea or USA, who want to do their master's in Holland.

If you are selected you will get a one-time payment of €5000. This will be transferred to your Dutch bank account during the first year of your study. A candidate can be awarded multiple Holland Scholarships, up to a maximum of three (€ 15.000)

Application steps

To be announced by february 2020.

Application criteria

To be announced by February 2020.

Selection process

All applications for 2019-2020 are currently being evaluated by a representation of Wageningen University & Research. They will focus on excellence, the quality and feasibility of your financial plan and diversity of the awardees. All applicants will be informed about the outcome as before 12 June 2019.

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Note: The Holland Scholarships is financially supported by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science and is administrated by Nuffic. As part of the scholarship programme the university is obliged to share the following details with both parties:

  • Awardees: Complete name, gender, date of birth, nationality, country of prior education, email address of awardee, name of university and programme for which the scholarship has been awarded.
  • Rejected candidates: Nationality, name of university and programme for which the scholarship has applied for.

The Holland Scholarship is made available by: Wageningen University & Research | VSNU | Nuffic | Vereniging Hogescholen | Ministry of Education, Culture and Science