Utrecht Excellence Scholarships for International Students. The  University of Utrecht  offers numerous Utrecht Excellence Scholarships to  outstanding prospective students across the world  the opportunity to pursue a Master’s degree in a selected number of fields at Utrecht University. Utrecht Excellence Scholarships for International Students aim is to support and encourage students to pursue their academic dreams, more especially financially disadvantage students. See also Allan And NESTA Ferguson Charitable Trust Scholarship: How to Apply & Win For 2020/2021



About Utrecht Excellence Scholarships For International Students

This Utrecht Excellence Scholarships currently takes place at the University of Utrecht Netherlands, level and field of studies includes, all eligible International Master’s programmes offered by the University of  Utrecht. please check: www.uu.nl/masters  master’s programme, Tuition fees and financial support to see if the Utrecht Excellence Scholarship is mentioned as a scholarship opportunity for 2020. The number of scholarships to  be awarded is estimated within 20-25 students, and its targeted at Non-EU/EEA and international students. See also BEA Scholarship 2020: The Easiest Way To Apply & Win

Scholarships Value and Benefits and Duration

The Utrecht Excellence scholarships For International Students can be awarded as tuition fees OR tuition fees plus 11.000 euro living expenses. As the grant is not automatically a full scholarship, it may be necessary to find additional funding to be able to finance your studies and stay completely.

The scholarship is awarded for the duration of the degree programme, which is one or two years, depending on the degree programme. The scholarship will only be renewed for the second year if the student is making satisfactory progress towards the degree.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for an Utrecht Excellence Scholarship, you must:

  • You must belong to the top 10% of your graduating class
  • You must hold a non-EU/EEA passport and not be eligible for support under the Dutch system of study grants and loans
  • You must have completed your secondary school and/or Bachelor degree outside the Netherlands
  • You must have applied for an eligibleinternational master’s programme with a start date of 1 September 2020.
  • You must be able to comply with the conditions to obtain a Dutch visa/residence permit. See also MTN Foundation Scholarship 2020: Apply Now And Win
Application Procedures

Your application for a scholarship will only be processed if you have submitted an application for a Master’s programme as well.   After submitting an application for the Master’s programme, non-EU/EEA students will have the option to submit an application for an Utrecht Excellence Scholarship.

Prospective students who wish to be considered for the scholarship must apply before 31 January 2020, 23:59 CET, after which the application portal will be closed. Please note that in some cases you may need to apply before 1 December; check the ‘When to apply’ section under Admission and application of your master’s programme.

It is important to visit the official website  for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarships.