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The Hague University of Applied Sciences introduces 54 World Citizen Talent Scholarships for non-European students applying for undergraduate courses for the 2016/17 academic year. Prove you are a world citizen and win a one-time grant of € 5,000!


New international students applying for a Research Master’s programme at Tilburg University can take advantage of diverse scholarship opportunities. Most of the bursaries offered can cover a substantial part of tuition fees and living expenses throughout the study term.


Students enrolling in a programme at Webster University in the Netherlands can apply for a scholarship to have their tuition fee reduced. These scholarships are applicable to both graduate and undergraduate programmes and can cover study costs by up to 25% for one year. After the initial one-year period, students can re-apply for a bursary.


Tilburg University has begun offering a new English-taught Bachelor’s programme in Global Management of Social Issues as of 2015. In its first year, the programme saw 60 students enroll from 21 different countries, 75% of which came to the Netherlands from abroad. International students wishing to join this programme next year can benefit from 10 new scholarships which will cover living expenses and are worth € 10,000 a year, saving students up to € 30,000 in total for all 3 years of studying.


New non-EU students applying to a Bachelor’s programme at Saxion University of Applied Sciences may be eligible for one of the university’s bursaries. They cover fees and costs of education partially or in full and can be worth up to € 10,000.



Radboud University in association with Nuffic Neso Russia, offers a special scholarship programme for talented Russian students to study in Holland. This Orange Tulip scholarship is available for all English-taught Master’s programmes at Radboud University with the exception of the Erasmus Mundus Master’s. The deadline for applications for the OTS is 1 April 2015, so apply quickly if you still want to join in!


Amsterdam University College Scholarships Fund (ASF) aims to support students that have outstanding study results as well as economic needs. By providing financial aid, ASF helps eligible students pursue the Liberal Arts and Sciences study programme at AUC.


Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen offers students financial assistance in the form of various grants and scholarships. This support is available for both EU and international students who can’t pay the university’s tuition fees on their own.


Tilburg University offers numerous bursaries to new international students that have applied for a research Master’s (MSc, MA or LLM) programme at one of its four schools. In many cases these scholarships partially cover living expenses and also can function as a tuition waiver for non-EU students paying an institutional fee.


In May, 2015 the Netherlands will celebrate the 70th anniversary of liberation from World War II German occupation. Canadian soldiers played a significant role in liberating the country. In honour of their part, the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in cooperation with Nuffic, is working towards creating a scholarship programme specifically for Canadian students.