Scholarship Holland Scholarship

The NL Scholarship (previously The Holland Scholarship) is meant for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who want to do their Bachelor’s or master’s in the Netherlands. The scholarship amounts to
€ 5,000. You will receive this in the first year of your studies.

Application criteria

  • Your nationality is non-EEA.
  • You are admitted for a Bachelor or Master programme.
  • You have never before studied at an education institution in the Netherlands.
  • You meet the specific application requirements of Aeres University of Applied Sciences for the programme of your choice.
  • Your prior learning meets the admission requirements of the study programme.
  • You have a minimum score of 550 in the TOEFL English test or a formally recognized equivalent such as the IELTS (level 6.0).
  • You have the ability to formulate coherently in written English, and you have a vision of the chosen area of interest. Essay writing is part of the selection procedure.
  • You have a strong motivation to be successful in the sector.
  • You have team spirit and a flexible attitude in an international working environment.
  • You are financially eligible for a Dutch visa.

Application and deadlines

You can apply for the Holland Scholarship at the same time when applying for a Bachelor programme. Click here for more information. Please fill in the form below to apply for the NL Scholarship.

NL Scholarship for incoming students (from outside the EEA)

Note: Please fill in this form in English!


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