2013 SCHOLARSHIPS FOR AFRICAN STUDENTS IN AMSTERDAM
Amsterdam Merit Scholarships for Africans and other non EU / EEA students not
Study Subject (s): Any Field
Course Level: undergraduate (bachelor), graduate (Masters)
Scholarship provider: University of Amsterdam
Scholarship can be taken at: Netherlands
The University of Amsterdam (UVA) aims to attract the best students from around the world to its international classrooms. Outstanding students from outside the European Economic Area can apply for a scholarship of Amsterdam.
Eligibility FOR THE 2013 SCHOLARSHIPS FOR AFRICAN STUDENTS IN AMSTERDAM
Outstanding students from outside the European Economic Area (holders of non-EEA nationality) can apply for a grant of Merit Amsterdam (AMS). Candidates must be officially accepted into a program of full-time studies at UVA. The candidate must not receive a scholarship covering another organization for the same period of the study and the AMS scholarship must be able to comply with Dutch visa regulations.
AMS scholarship program is highly selective. The best qualified candidates will be selected for a scholarship by the school or graduate faculty offering the program. Candidates will be selected on the basis of academic merit, such as average form of a letter of recommendation and motivation.
For more information on selection criteria and application procedures for faculty, please visit the official website (link found below).
Eligible groups FOR THE 2013 SCHOLARSHIPS FOR AFRICAN STUDENTS IN AMSTERDAM
International students from 196 countries in Africa, Asia, Middle East, South America, North America, Eastern Europe and other non-EU / EEA non-
University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Fields of Study
Architecture and urban planning, arts and sciences, business administration and management, communication, education and training of teachers, engineering, environmental sciences, the arts and arts applied, law, mathematics and computer science, medical and health sciences, natural sciences, services, tourism and leisure, social sciences and behavioral transport and communications
Number of scholarships
120 scholarships will be awarded
Duration of sponsorship
Selected students receive a scholarship for the official duration of the program they are enrolled in. The scholarship programs for a year and a half or two years will be renewed if the student is making satisfactory progress toward graduation.
Value and purpose of grant: € 6,000 – € 21,000
AMS Scholarships are awarded by the faculties and schools. Application procedures vary by faculty / school. For more information on the application process and requirements, please visit the official website (link found below).
Deadlines vary by faculty / graduate school (1st June March/1st April/1st). For detailed information for faculty / graduate school, please visit the official website (link found below).
Deadline for scholarship application: 1 March / 1 April / June 1, 2013
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes