Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship for International Students in the Netherlands: Applications are opened for international students to apply for the Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship at the University of Amsterdam, Netherland for the 2020 academic session. The University of Amsterdam is a comprehensive research h university with a leading reputation globally for teaching and research. The university is the largest university in the Netherlands offering a wide range of academic programmes. The Amsterdam Excellence scholarship for international students provides a prestigious scholarship opportunity for brilliant and exceptional Master’s students from outside Europe. It is a fully-funded scholarship scheme covering tuition and living expenses.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): Amsterdam Excellence Scholarships
Scholarship to be taken at: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Scholarship Type: Fully-Funded
Scholarship level: Masters
Scholarship Worth: €25,000
Subject Eligibility: Masters Students from any discipline are free to apply
Country/Candidate Eligibility: Scholarship is for international students
Scholarship Eligibility and Selection Criteria: To be eligible for the International student’s scholarship in the Netherlands, applicants are to meet the following criteria:
- Applicants must be international students who are willing to be enrolled in a full-time masters degree programme in the Netherlands
- Applicants must not have received a full coverage scholarship for the same period of study as the AES.
- Applicants have submitted a complete application to one of the MSc programmes.
- Applicants must be able to comply with the conditions to obtain a Dutch visa if applicable
- Applicants have completed their previous academic programme no longer than three (3) years ago
- Applicants must have obtained a good bachelor’s degree from a recognized university
- Applicants are to note that selection is based on academic excellence, ambition and the relevance of the selected Master’s program to the future career of the student
- Applicants must ensure that they upload relevant copies of supporting documents during the application process.
- All applications must be duly completed before the expiration of the application deadline.
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Application Procedure for the Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship for International Students in the Netherlands
Application for the Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship is part of the application procedure for the Master’s programme of applicant’s choice. Applicants will be asked whether he/she wants to be considered for a UvA scholarship. Applicants are to check the relevant box if he/she wants to be considered for the scholarship.
Applicants are to enclose a paragraph in the motivation letter for the Masters programme explaining why he/she wish to be nominated for the Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship and what it would mean for applicant’s future academic career. The motivation letter should be uploaded in DataNose.
Application Deadline: 15th January, 2020