2023/2024 Holland Scholarships (Non-EEA) Application

Holland Government Scholarship 2020/21 for International Students

2023/2024 Holland Scholarships (Non-EEA) Application

On November 1, 2022, the application period for the academic year 2023–2024 will begin. You must be ready to apply for the Holland Scholarship 2023 if you are an international student and are ready for the opportunity of a lifetime. Both undergraduate and graduate students planning to study in the Netherlands may apply for the Holland Scholarship in 2023–2024.

International students from countries outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who wish to pursue a bachelor’s or master’s degree in the Netherlands are eligible for the Holland Scholarship. The Netherlands Ministry of Education, Culture, and Science, as well as a number of Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences, are funding the award (Netherlands Government Scholarship).

Eligibility Criteria Holland Scholarships 2023-2024

Eligibility Criteria: To apply for the Holland scholarships for non-European international students; you must meet the following criteria

  • 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.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science

Host Institution(s): Partner Institutions in Netherlands

Scholarship Slots: Not stated.

Scholarship Worth:  € 5,000.

Study Level: Bachelor and Masters

Nationality: International Students worldwide

Participating research universities 2021-2022

Below is an overview of the Dutch research universities participating in the Holland Scholarship for the 2021-2022 academic year.

You can find the specific closing dates and the fields of study for this academic year on the website of the institution you want to apply to.

  • Leiden University
  • Utrecht University
  • University of Groningen
  • Erasmus University Rotterdam
  • Maastricht University
  • VU Amsterdam
  • Radboud University
  • Tilburg University
  • Delft University of Technology
  • Eindhoven University of Technology
  • University of Twente
  • Wageningen University
  • Protestant Theological University
  • Theological University Apeldoorn
  • Theological University

Universities of Applied Sciences that will participate in 2022–2023

Below is an overview of the Dutch universities of applied sciences participating in the Holland Scholarship for the 2022-2023 academic year.

  • Aeres University of Applied Sciences
  • Amsterdam University of the Arts
  • ArtEZ Institute of the Arts
  • Breda University of Applied Sciences
  • Codarts Rotterdam
  • Driestar educatief
  • Fontys University of Applied Sciences
  • Gerrit Rietveld Academie (pdf, 400 kB)
  • The Hague University of Applied Sciences
  • Hanze University of Applied Sciences
  • Hotelschool The Hague
  • Royal Academy of Art, The Hague
  • Inholland University of Applied Sciences
  • Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences
  • HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht
  • Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences
  • HAN University of Applied Sciences
  • HKU University of Applied Sciences
  • HZ University of Applied Sciences
  • Saxion University of Applied Sciences
  •  NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences
  • Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences
  • Zuyd University of Applied Sciences
The list of participating institutions for the 2023/24 academic session might not change as much.

Holland Scholarships (Non-EEA) Benefits

  • 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.

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply:To begin applying for the Holland scholarships for non-European foreign students for this academic year, go to the website of the school you wish to apply to and look for the exact closing dates, application guidance, and subjects of study (websites to the institutions available at the official website)

Application Deadline: The deadline for application is either 1 February 2023 or 1 May 2023.depending on the institution you are applying to.

More Details at Official Website