Are you excited to study abroad? Another great opportunity Netherlands Government Scholarship 2021 is waiting at your doorsteps. It is a fully-funded scholarship for international students, offered through Orange Knowledge Program (OKP). Applicants can apply for both short courses and MPhil/Master’s Programs.
The Orange Knowledge Programmme was Previously known as Netherlands Fellowship Program (NFP). The selected students will be studying Masters, MBA, MA/MSc MPhil, or Short courses in one of the best universities in Holland.
The 2021 Netherland Government Scholarship is a fully-funded scholarship in Europe. The Holland scholarship 2021 will cover all the expenses of the selected candidates. It’s an amazing opportunity for international students to study in Europe for free.
The aim of the OKP Scholarship program is to support an individual’s knowledge, capacity, and hands-on experience in Technical and Vocational Education as well as in Higher Education according to the field of OKP. Highly motivated, mid-career, and, enthusiastic professionals with enough knowledge and acquired-skills into their employing organization would be awarded this scholarship.
Applications for the Round 1 Netherlands Government Scholarships 2021 is now open in Top Universities of the Netherlands. Scholarship holders would be able to conduct inclusive and sustainable development programs in their countries.
Netherlands Government Scholarship 2021:
- Top Universities of the Netherland according to the field.
- Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs
- Short Courses
- Master’s Program
Netherlands Scholarship Duration:
- Short Courses (2 weeks to 12 months)
- Master’s Scholarships (12 to 24 months)
Fields of Study:
The Holland scholarships 2021 are available for short courses and master’s degree programs in multiple disciplines.
- Agriculture And Environment
- Economics, Commerce, Management, And Accounting
- General Programmes
- Health Care, Social Services, And Care Services
- Hotel, Catering, Tourism, Leisure, Transport And Logistics
- Humanities, Social Sciences, Communication And Arts
- Law, Public Administration, Public Order, And Safety
- Mathematics, Natural Sciences, And Computer Science
- Teacher Training
Benefits of the Netherlands Government Scholarship 2021:
The Netherland Government Scholarship for international students will cover the following expenses
- Free costs of living
- Free tuition fees
- Free visa
- Free roundtrip travel tickets
- Free Health insurance
Eligibility Criteria of The Orange Knowledge Programme (Netherlands Government Scholarship 2021):
The eligibility criteria of the OKP Scholarships 2021 in the Netherlands is given below:
- Candidate must have worked for a national/ local organization or academic or vocational education universities, institutions, private sector, NGOs, or commissions.
- Candidate must have experience in his field of interest or networks or employed within a relevant theme.
- The candidate must be a national of the countries mentioned above.
- The candidate must have valid required documents.
- The candidate must have been enrolled in a course in which he wants to apply to OKP.
- If the local government requires a letter in the application form, applicants should provide a government statement.
- Your employer should write a letter that he would continue to give you the intended salary throughout the program. (OKP gives you enough money that even you do not get any monthly payments from your employer, that won’t be an issue for you)
Note: Each Dutch university may have different eligibility criteria. You must check the admission requirement before applying for a scholarship.
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Selection Procedure of Netherlands Government Scholarship 2021:
- If an applicant meets the eligibility criteria, the Dutch Institution would consider his application.
- Dutch institution would request to Nuffic for funding the scholarship.
- Netherland Embassy would analyze the applications and reject those who do not meet the criteria.
- Selection would be contingent on the availability of the funds, number, and quality of the applicants.
- Dutch institution would inform the selected candidates.
How to apply for Holland Scholarship 2021?
First, you need to find a course you are interested in and then contact the university or educational institution in holland and ask how to apply for the international scholarship.
There are three rounds for the Netherlands Government Scholarships 2021:
- OKP Round 1: 3 February-23 March 2021
- OKP Round 2: 12 May-29 June 2021
- OKP Round 3: 1 September-12 October 2021