The University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands invites applications for the Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship open to Non-EU students from any discipline who graduated in the top 10% of their class for 2018/2019 academic year.
The UvA offers a prestigious new scholarship programme for exceptionally talented Master’s students from outside Europe.
Fifteen students received the Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship for the academic year of 2017-201. Six students are new recipients of the scholarship and nine students are participating in two-year Master’s programmes. The selected students were among the very best applicants from non-EU/EEA countries to the UvA’s Master’s programmes.
Worth of Award
The Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship (AES) is a full scholarship of €25,000, covering tuition and living expenses for one academic year.
- Non-EU students from any discipline who graduated in the top 10% of their class may apply. Selection is on the basis of academic excellence, ambition and the relevance of the selected Master’s programme to a student’s future career.
- For two-year Master’s programmes, there is the possibility of an extension for a second year. Scholarship recipients become part of a select community, taking part, for example, in extracurricular activities developed specially for them.
How to Apply
- Child Development and Education
- Economics and Business
- Social Sciences