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2020 Mandela Scholarship Fund At Leiden University in Netherlands

The Mandela Scholarship Fund is awarded by Leiden University to interested applicants willing to study for a degree program at the Institution.

The scholarship includes:

  • Tuition fees for a one-semester study abroad program (if applicable).
  • Note: exchange students are exempted from tuition fees on the basis of the exchange agreement.
  • Living allowance: € 1000 per month.
  • Insurance sponsored by AON Student Insurance and arranged by Leiden University’s Scholarships Team.
Application Deadline:
  • April 1 (CLOSED)
  • October 1

Eligible Countries: South African

Type: Bachelor & Master Program

Value of Award: Cover tuition fees+ Living allowance

Eligible Field Of Study: 

The studentships are awarded in the subject area of Archeology, Humanities, Medicine / LUMC, Governance and Global Affairs, Law, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Science, Interfaculty Center for Teacher Training, Educational Development and In-Service Training (ICLON), African Studies Center, International Institute for Asian Studies.


  • Applicants are expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
  • Applicants must have Enrolled at a South African University.
  • Applicants must be Motivated to upgrade or extend their knowledge in order to make a contribution towards the development of South Africa.

How To Apply:

In order to apply for the opportunity , you must submit an online application for admission for an exchange/study abroad course at Leiden University. Once you have been admitted to an exchange/study abroad course, complete the Mandela application form. Then, submit your completed application form as a scanned email attachment to: scholarships@sea.leidenuniv.nl.

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