Studying abroad does not always go as planned on paper even if you are scholarship awardee. But that does not have to discourage you as long as you know you can compete for the most generous scholarships around the globe. One of them is Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship (AES) offered by the prestigious university, University of Amsterdam. You can consult its official website here http://www.uva.nl/en.
With more than 30.000 students and 6000 employees, the university is the one of the largest comprehensive research universities in Europe. The research and teaching conducted by the university are well known and sought for their quality and recognition. In the process of selecting the most appropriate university for you, the faculty’s stuff experience is extremely important.
Who can apply for the Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship worth €25,000? Non-EU students from any discipline who graduated in the top 10% of their class. It is a highly competitive scholarship, precisely, it is a full scholarship which covers tuition and living expenses for one academic year. The selection will be made based on academic excellence, ambition and the relevance of the selected Master’s program to a student’s future career.
Interested so far? Then this is how you should apply. You need to submit your application to the Admission Offices of the Graduate Schools. It is important to keep in mind that the deadlines differ for the AES per Graduate School. The participating graduate schools can be find below:
Do not forget that each school has its own established deadline and the only way you can apply for any of the chosen disciplines is by checking the above links. Each Graduate Schools has a set of criteria based on which the selection is made and has to be respected accordingly. Do not dismiss any information or else you will send an incomplete application and your submission will be considered invalid.