Maastricht University High Potential scholarships are made available by the Maastricht University Scholarship Fund in order to encourage talented students from outside the EU/EEA to follow a Master's programme at Maastricht University.
Maastricht University, Netherlands
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International students from a country outside the EU/EEA.
The scholarship covers living expenses (€10,500), insurance (€ 520), visa costs (€ 304), and tuition fee (€ 13.000 or € 17.500).
The High Potential scholarship is awarded for the duration of the Master's programme with a maximum of 12 months. In case of a two-year Master's programme the Scholarship Committee will award the scholarship for a maximum of 24 months.
You must be admissible for a UM master's programme or graduate programme for professionals and may be no older than 35 years at the start of the academic year.
You must have obtained excellent results in their previous studies. This must be shown in the application file by including, for example, grade lists or reference letters. In case of equivalent qualification, preference will be given to applications which show that the applicant is among the top 5%.
You must come from a country outside the EU/EEA and meet the requirements for obtaining an entry visa and residence permit for the Netherlands.
Students can download the application form at the official website. On the section Application and Selection, you can find information about how to send in the application form. This differs per faculty. The application deadline is 1 February 2016.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.