The Utrecht Excellence Scholarship (UES) offers a number of international students from outside the European Economic Area the opportunity to complete a master’s degree in selected fields at the University of Utrecht.
Host Institutions: University of Utrecht, The Netherlands.
Qualified international master’s programs offered by the university. Not all programs participate, check www.uu.nl/masters> masterprogram> Tuition Fee and Financial Aid to see if the Utrecht Excellence Scholarship is listed as a scholarship opportunity.
Number of prizes: Not specified Target group: International students from outside the EEA (EEA = EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway).
Grant value / inclusions / duration:
The Utrecht Excellence Scholarship can be awarded as tuition fees OR tuition fees plus the necessary income as determined by the Finnish Immigration and Citizenship Agency residence permit for one year. The grant is awarded for the nominal duration of the program.
Qualifications: To be eligible for the Utrecht Excellence Scholarship, you must:
• be in the top 10% in your graduating class *
• You do not have an EU / EEA passport and are not eligible for support from the Dutch Scholarship and Loan Scheme
• Have a high school and / or bachelor’s degree degree from outside the Netherlands
• Has applied for a valid international master’s program starting on 1 September 2022. I
nstructions for use: After submitting the application (or applications) to the UES-qualified master’s program, before the set deadline, students from outside the EU / EEA have the opportunity to apply for the Utrecht Excellence Scholarship from 1 November 2021.
Prospective students wishing to be evaluated for a scholarship must apply before January 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM CET, after which the application portal will be closed. It is important to visit the official website (link below) for detailed information on applying for this scholarship.
Website: Official Grant Website: