The Holland Scholarship at Leiden University is intended for talented international students who would like to follow an English-taught Bachelorâ€™s programme.
Course Level:Â Bachelor (Undergraduate)
Eligible Countries:Â Nationals of non-EEA countries (EEA: All EU countries plus Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway)
To Be Taken At (Country):Â The Netherlands
Fields of Study:Â For talented non-EEA students enrolling in one of the following English-taught Bachelorâ€™s programmes:
- Arts, Media and Society
- Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology
- Dutch Studies
- English Language and Culture
- International Relations and Organisations
- International Studies
- Liberal Arts and Sciences: Global Challenges
- Philosophy: Global and Comparative Perspectives
- Security Studies
- South and Southeast Asian Studies
- Urban Studies
- You areÂ notÂ an EU/EEA, Swiss or Surinamese passport holder
- YouÂ areÂ notÂ eligible for supportÂ from the Dutch study finance system.
- You have never studied at a Dutch university or a Dutch university of applied sciences.
- You haveÂ completed yourÂ pre-university education outside The Netherlands.
Number of Awards:Â Not specified
Value of Award:Â One-off payment of â‚¬ 5,000 â€“ which you will receive after arrival in The Netherlands in your first year of studies.
Duration of Program:
Method of Application:Â
- Compose a letter of motivation (max. 500 words), in which you describe why you are a talented student, taking into account both your academic achievements and extra-curricular activities (e.g. voluntary work).
- Before 1 February, submit an onlineÂ application for admissionÂ for one of the above-mentioned Bachelorâ€™s progammes at Leiden University.
- Indicate in your online application that you are applying for the Holland Scholarship and upload your scholarship motivation letter where indicated.
Scholarship Application Deadline:Â 1st February 2019
Important Notes:Â The Holland Scholarship is not a full scholarship. Non-EEA Holland Scholarship recipients must still submit â€˜proof of sufficient fundsâ€™ for their studentÂ visa/residence permitÂ application.