Nuffic Netherlands Education Support Office (NESO) India announces Holland Scholarship 2019-20

Holland Scholarship 2019 – Nuffic NESO India invites applications for Holland Scholarship 2019 for Indian students for the academic year 2019-2020


Nuffic is the Netherlands organisation for international cooperation in higher education. As an independent, non-profit organisation based in The Hague, the Netherlands, Nuffic supports internationalisation in higher education, research and professional education in the Netherlands and abroad, and helps improve access to higher education worldwide.


Nuffic’s Netherlands Education Support Office (NESO) India, is the official representative of Dutch Higher Education Institutions in India. It specifically caters to the needs of prospective Indian students who are planning to study abroad by providing credible and accurate information about studying in Holland.


Holland Scholarship 2019

  • This scholarship is meant for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who want to do their bachelor’s or master’s in Holland
  • The Holland Scholarship is financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science as well as 48 Dutch research Universities and Universities of Applied Sciences


Scholarship Amount

  • The scholarship amounts to € 5,000. You will receive this in the first year of your studies. Please note that this is not a full-tuition scholarship.


Grant Award Period

  • The grant is awarded for one year and can only be received once.


Eligibility Criteria for Holland Scholarship 2019

  • Your nationality is non-EEA.
  • You are applying for a full-time bachelor’s or master’s programme at one of the participating Dutch higher education institutions.
  • You meet the specific requirements of the institution of your choice. You can find these on the website of the institution.
  • You do not have a degree from an education institution in the Netherlands.


Holland Scholarship 2019 Application Form

  • Find your programme in the overview of participating research universities or in the overview of participating universities of applied sciences. You will find detailed information about the application procedure and deadlines in the links provided in both lists.
  • The university will contact you to let you know if you have been awarded a scholarship.


Holland Scholarship 2019 Deadlines

  • The deadline for Application is either 01st February 2019 or 01st May 2019
  • Please check the website of the institution of your choice to confirm the correct deadline


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