Holland Scholarship for Non-EEA International Students

Published Date: September 19, 2019

Scholarship details

  • Area of study

  • Country of the Scholarship

  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

  • Scholarship amount given

    $5000 - $7000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

  • Expenses covered

  • Scholarship Contact Details


The Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture, and Science is financing the Holland Scholarship targeted for international students who come from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who wish to pursue their Master’s or Bachelor’s degree at any of the Dutch research universities or universities of applied sciences in Holland.

Host Institution:

Participating universities of applied sciences and participating research universities

Field of study:

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree offered by the participating universities in eligible fields of study

Number of awards:

Not specified

Target group:

International students from outside the European Economic Area

Scholarship value/duration:

The scholarship value is €5,000. This grant for school is however not a full-tuition scholarship. It can only be given for one year and candidates can only receive it once.


– Nationality of applicants must be non-EEA

– Candidates must be applying for a full-time bachelor’s or master’s degree at any of the participating Dutch higher education institutions

– Applicants must meet the specific requirements needed by the institution of their choice. These requirements can be accessed at the website of the institution

– Applicants should not have studied at any education institution in the Netherlands

Application instructions:

Interested candidates are expected to apply for the Holland Scholarship directly to the participating institution of their choice. The deadline for submission of applications is 1 February 2020 or 1 May 2020.

To find out more about the scholarship, visit the official scholarship website