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TU Delft: Royal Dutch/Shell Centenary Scholarships

Grants 28 May 2008, 00:00

TU Delft with support from The Shell Centenary Scholarship Fund (TSCSF), offers scholarships to postgraduate students from developing countries.

TU Delft with support from The Shell Centenary Scholarship Fund (TSCSF), offers scholarships to postgraduate students from developing countries. The programme is a collaborative effort between Shell and the technological universities of Delft, Eindhoven and Twente, each of which also contributes to the funding.
The aim of the scholarship is to give students the opportunity gain skills that will make a long-term contribution to the further development of their countries.

Eligible students

Candidates for these scholarships should normally be:

  • aged 35 or under.
  • nationals of and resident in any country other than Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom and United States and intending to return and take up permanent residence there after completion of the MSc programme in the Netherlands.
  • intending to study a subject that will be of significant value in aiding the sustainable development of their home country.
  • of such outstanding academic ability as to be able easily to obtain a place on the MSc programme of their choice.
  • fluent in spoken and written English (check our general admission requirements).
  • neither a current nor former employee of the Royal Dutch/Shell Group of companies.
  • intending to return and take up permanent residence in their home country/country of residence after completion of the MSc programme in the Netherlands
  • accepted by one of the following eligible MSc programmes at TU Delft

How many scholarships are available?

For the academic year 2009-2010 a total of 6 scholarships will be available. Students who already started their studies at TU Delft are not eligible.
Costs covered: Full-cost scholarship including tuition fees, international travel, living allowances and health insurance.
Duration of scholarship: The duration of the Master programme with a maximum of two years.

Application procedure

  • In order to be nominated students must have been (conditionally) admitted to a MSc programme of TU Delft.
  • If students have been (conditionally) admitted, the MSc programme selection committee may decide to nominate them for a Shell Centenary Scholarship.
  • If the MSc programme selection committee wishes to nominate a student they will inform the International Office of TU Delft accordingly.
  • The International Office will check whether the nominees meet the scholarship requirements.
  • If a nominee meets the scholarship requirements the International Office will send the nominee the scholarship application form by email.
  • The nominees must fill in the application form and return it by email to the International Office.
  • The International Office will put forward the nominations to Shell.
  • Shell will then start the selection procedure and after a positive assessment, the nominees will be invited for an interview with the local Shell Operating Unit.
  • Once the results of these interviews are available, Shell will decide which nominees will be granted a scholarship.
  • Shell will inform the International Office of TU Delft which nominees have been granted a scholarship
  • The International Office will inform the nominees about the outcome of their scholarship application by the end of June 2009.
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