The University of Groningen is awarding research grants to students from developing countries yearning to undertake their masters programme in Holland.
1st December, 2019
Chad, Comoros, Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Laos, Lesotho, Liberia, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Haiti, Kiribati, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Rwanda, Mozambique, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Tuvalu, Uganda, Somalia, Tanzania, Togo, Vanuatu, Yemen, Sudan (Rep.), Timor-Leste, Congo (Dem Rep.), South Sudan, Zambia, Central African Republic.
To be taken at (country):
Eligible Field of Study:
About the Award:
The Scholarship is funded by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Dutch research universities, Culture and Science and the universities of applied sciences. This scholarship is specially intended for international students from outside of the European Economic Area that want to do their master’s in Holland.
Applicants for the Eric Bleumink Fund should:
- Possess excellent academic performance, preferably confirmed by letters of recommendation.
- Must have received conditional admission to the program of choice (Visit:www.rug.nl/masters/alphabetical).
- Have outstanding grades during their undergraduate studies and bachelor.
- Have good English language proficiency, in accordance with the admission specifications of the program of choice.
- Must be available for the whole duration of the programme and pertake in the entire programme
- Be in good physical and mental health.
- Should not have other means of financing the study.
Number of Awardees:
Value of the Scholarship:
The award covers tuition fee, subsistence, books, costs of international travel, and health insurance. Kindly note that a considerable number of students usually apply for this scholarship yearly, whereas the University can only issue limited number of awards.
Duration of Scholarship:
The award is granted for a 1 year or 2 years Master’s degree programme.
How to Apply:
- In alignment with the Admission Boards of its faculties, the University of Groningen Admission Office will be the one to determine which applicants will be called for an Eric Bleumink Fund scholarship.
- Applicants that have received admission conditionally offer for the master programme before February can only be considered. To allow for enough chance for the processing by the Admission Office, for masters application it expected to be completed before 1st of December.
Visit the Scholarship Website for details
University of Groningen