Are you aspiring to study overseas? if yes, then search no further, Holland government Scholarship is the ultimate answer. The Holland Government Scholarship is made available by the Ministry of education in Holland, and the scholarship is available for all international students who desire to study abroad. It will be awarded to students who meet the stipulated criteria. A wide range of scholarships will be awarded cutting across all faculties and departments in selected universities. There is no nationality limitation, students from all regions of the world can apply and take the huge opportunity presented by the Holland government Scholarship. See also Nokia Foundation Scholarship For International PhD Students | Fully Funded Nokia Scholarships

In this article, I will explain full details of the scholarships and step by step guide on how to successfully register and submit your application for this scholarship. Please note that it is only students who meet the eligibility criteria will be given consideration.

Holland Government Scholarship is a fully-funded scholarship made available by the  Dutch government for students from all over the world. Recent university rankings show that Holland is among the countries that have the best education system in the world. The good news is that you apply for this scholarship without having a certificate of Proficiency in English. Students applying for this scholarship have to choose from over 41  universities participating under the Holand government scholarship. Am opportunity to study in Holland is a dream come true, you can not afford to miss it, hurry now to apply. See also Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters Scholarship 2021/2022 For European And Non-European Countries

About Holland Government Scholarship

The scholarship is sponsored by the Holland government and lasted for many years.

Host Country: Holland

Sponsor: Government of Holland through Ministry of Education

Level: Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree

Target Group: International Students

Deadline: Check the websites

Number of Scholarship: Not specific 

Duration: Two (4) years for Bachelor’s Degree and four (4) years for Master’s Degree

Fields of Studies:

  • Agriculture and Environment 
  • Economics
  • Commerce
  • Management
  • Accounting
  • Engineering
  • Health Care 
  • Social Service
  • Care services
  • Logistics
  • Leisure 
  • transport


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  • Tourism
  • Health catering 
  • General Programs
  • Teacher training 
  • Mathematics 
  • Socials Sciences 
  • Communication
  • Arts
  • Law 
  • Public Administration
  • Public Order
  • Safety
  • Natural Sciences 
  • Computer sciences 

List of Universities Participating In Holland Government Scholarships

This year a total of 41 universities will be participating in the scholarship. The universities were carefully selected by the Holland government, and these universities are highly ranked and recognised in the world global university rankings. 

  • 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

Scholarship Value 

The recipient of this scholarship will receive the followings 

  • You will receive €5,000 and this will be awarded in the first year of your studies.
  • Over  2,100+ programs in English. Getting high-quality education is also valuable for your money.
  • You will live and experience one of the safest countries in the world.
  • Quality education 

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Eligibility Criteria 

Holland Scholarship Application criteria

  • Your nationality must be a  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 must meet the specific requirements of the institution of your choice. You can find these on the website of institution.
  • Make sure you do not have a degree from an education institution in the Netherlands.

Participating research universities and universities of applied sciences

Last year the universities mentioned below participated in Holland Scholarship. In October 2020 the participating universities for the academic year 2021-2022 will be published on this website.

Participating research universities 2020-2021

Below is an overview of the Dutch research universities participating in the Holland Scholarship for the 2020-2021 academic year. You can find the specific closing dates and the fields of study for this academic year on the website.

How to Apply 

Kindly visit the scholarship portal on The application round for the academic year 2021-2022 will open on 1 November 2020.  The deadline for application is either 1 February 2020 or 1 May 2020. Please check the website of the institution of your choice to confirm the correct deadline.