Application procedure for OKP (former NFP) Fellowship

Orange Knowledge Programme

Target group Orange Knowledge Programme scholarship:

1. You come from an OKP partner country.

2. You have an unconditional admission to one the master's programmes of Wageningen University & Research. For application please see: How can I apply for the master's programme? (Non EU/EFTA)

3. For a complete overview of all OKP scholarship requirements please check the website studyinholland.

How to Apply?

Application procedure February 2020

Step 1: Admission

Apply for admission to a master's programme at Wageningen University starting in February 2020. Make sure you apply before April 20, 2019 to allow us to evaluate your application and send you the result letter in time. All information about how to apply can be found on our website.

Please note that we can only select you if you are admitted to the programme starting in February 2020. You can (re-)apply by filling out the online application form via Studielink for February 2020.

Step 2: Invitation to apply

Wageningen University will pre-select students who are admitted to an MSc programme starting in February 2020 and belong to the OKP target group and invite them by email to apply for an OKP scholarship. You can only apply for an OKP scholarship if you have been invited to do so. Invitations will be sent mid-May 2019. Please do not contact us regarding this, if you have not received an invitation by the end of May you are not considered to be a suitable candidate for a scholarship.

Step 3: Application

After you have received an invitation to apply, you will be informed about the application procedure and the documents Nuffic require.

Please make sure you have at least the following documents available and ready to send;

- a copy of a valid passport

- an employer’s statement

- a statement from the Government Authority, if applicable

Here you can find more OKP information for applicants.

Step 4: Nomination

From all applicants who have applied, Wageningen University nominates a selected group for an OKP scholarship. You will be informed whether or not you have been nominated.

Step 5: Selection

Nuffic decides which of the nominated candidates will be selected for the OKP scholarship. The fellowships will be awarded on in the end of September 2019, the latest. Wageningen university will inform you about your selection

Application procedure September 2019 (Closed for students who did not apply for admission at Wageningen University & Research yet*)

*Students who applied before January 15th, 2019 and completed the upload of their documents before January 15th, will be evaluated in time. If you applied before January 15th, but you did not upload the documents or some of your documents were rejected, it means you did not apply in time.

Step 1: Admission

Apply for admission to a master's programme at Wageningen University starting in September 2019. Make sure you apply before January 15, 2019 to allow us to evaluate your application and send you the result letter in time. All information about how to apply can be found on our website.

Please note that we can only select you if you are admitted to the programme starting in September 2019. You can (re-)apply by filling out the online application form for September 2019.

Step 2: Invitation to apply

Wageningen University will pre-select students who are admitted to an MSc programme starting in September 2019 and belong to the OKP target group and invite them by email to apply for an OKP scholarship. You can only apply for an OKP scholarship if you have been invited to do so. Invitations will be sent mid-February 2019. Please do not contact us regarding this, if you have not received an invitation by the end of February you are not considered to be a suitable candidate for a scholarship.

Step 3: Application

After you have received an invitation to apply, you will be informed about the application procedure and the documents Nuffic require.

Please make sure you have at least the following documents available and ready to send;

- a copy of a valid passport

- an employer’s statement

- a statement from the Government Authority, if applicable

Here you can find more OKP information for applicants.

Step 4: Nomination

From all applicants who have applied, Wageningen University nominates a selected group for an OKP scholarship. You will be informed whether or not you have been nominated.

Step 5: Selection

Nuffic decides which of the nominated candidates will be selected for the OKP scholarship. The fellowships will be awarded in June 2019. Wageningen university will inform you about your selection.