THE HOLLAND SCHOLARSHIP FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS WHO WANT TO DO THEIR BACHELOR’S OR MASTER’S IN THE NETHERLANDS FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2023-2024 The Dutch scholarship is for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who want to do their bachelor’s or master’s degree in the Netherlands.
The Dutch scholarship is for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who want to do their bachelor’s or master’s degree in the Netherlands. Are you ready for the opportunity of a lifetime? Apply for the Dutch scholarship!
About this scholarship
This scholarship is funded by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science as well as several Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences.
The scholarship amounts to €5,000. You get that in the first year of your studies. Please note that this is not a full tuition scholarship.
Holland Scholarship (1.5 MB)
Grant award period
The grant is awarded for 1 year and can only be received once.
How to apply
- Your nationality is non-EEA.
- You are applying for a full-time bachelor’s or master’s programme at one of the participating Dutch higher education institutions.
- You meet the specific requirements of the institution of your choice. You can find these on the website of the institution.
- You do not have a degree from an education institution in the Netherlands.
Code of conduct
Nuffic or programs managed by Nuffic must not engage in activities that involve unacceptable behavior. It may involve interpersonal or financial misconduct or abuse of power. Nuffic has an Integrity Code of Conduct to combat unacceptable behavior. In addition, activities involving the following situations/behavior are considered unacceptable:
- bankruptcy, insolvency or winding-up procedures;
- breach of obligations relating to the payment of taxes or social security contributions;
- conduct related to a criminal organisation;
- money laundering or terrorist financing;
- terrorist offenses or offenses linked to terrorist activities;
- creating a shell company;
- being a shell company.
When we implement our programs, we acknowledge our Code of Conduct. In our code of ethics, we describe how we put our mission and values into practice every day. We explain the professional and ethical behavior expected of all of us and those handling individual Dutch scholarships.
Read the Code of Conduct.
Participating research universities and universities of applied sciences
For the academic year 2022-2023, the universities mentioned below participated in Holland Scholarship. In October 2022 the participating universities for the academic year 2023-2024 will be published on this website.
Participating research universities 2022-2023
Below is an overview of the Dutch research universities participating in the Holland Scholarship for the 2022-2023 academic year. You can find the specific closing dates and the fields of study for this academic year on the website of the institution to you want to apply to.
Participating universities of applied sciences 2022-2023
Below is an overview of the Dutch universities of applied sciences participating in the Holland Scholarship for the 2022-2023 academic year.
The application round for the academic year 2023-2024 will open on 1 November 2022. The deadline for application is either 1 February 2023 or 1 May 2023. Please check the website of the institution of your choice to confirm the correct deadline
THE HOLLAND SCHOLARSHIP FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS WHO WANT TO DO THEIR BACHELOR’S OR MASTER’S IN THE NETHERLANDS FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2023-2024