Fully Funded Master Scholarships, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

The Amsterdam Merit Scholarship (AMS) is offering scholarships to students that are going to pursue a Master of Science (MSc) degree at the University of Amsterdam for the academic year 2024.

Who is eligible to apply for this scholarship?

  • Students that are not currently holding citizenship at one of the countries that are included in The European Economic Area (EEA) or Suisse and able to fulfill the requirements of a Dutch visa
  • Applicants of the two year Master of Science (MSc) degree programs at the University of Amsterdam for the academic year 2024
  • Students that are considered as the top 10% students from the past university with at least 3.5 GPA or equal and graduated not more than 3 years ago
  • Applicants that have at least 100 TOEFL iBT score with the score of at least 22 for each skill or at least 7.0 average IELTS score with a minimum of 7.0 for each skill
  • Students that are not currently receiving full scholarships from any other organizations or programs during the time of this scholarship program
  • Students that have been admitted for the Master of Science (MSc) program at the University of Amsterdam for the past academic year are not eligible to apply for this scholarship

What is the criteria of selection?

  • Academic excellence
  • Past institutions of study reputation
  • Extracurricular activities (internship, volunteering, international activities, and others) listed in the curriculum vitae (CV)
  • English proficiency
  • Future career plans that are relevant to the study program applied

What degrees are offered in this scholarship?

This scholarship is offered for the two-year Master of Science (MSc) program that is provided by the University of Amsterdam.

What are the scholarship benefits?

  • Tuition fee
  • Living allowance

How long is the duration of scholarship?

  • The scholarship benefits will be given to the awardee for one year
  • The scholarship might be given for two years if the scholarship awardee show satisfaction in the study for the first year

How to apply?

  • Fill in and submit all of the required documents for the Master of Science (MSc) course program application form before the closing date
  • Add a paragraph explaining the reason for your interest in the scholarship and how receiving the scholarship will impact your future career in your motivation letter that you submit for the application
  • Check the box that asks whether you are willing to receive the scholarship in the application form
  • If you have completed the application form and agree to be considered for the scholarship, you will automatically join the selection process

How does the process of selection go?

  • The applicants will be selected based on the requirements, the applicants that do not fulfill one of the requirements will automatically not be selected for the scholarship
  • The applicants that fulfill the requirements will be shortlisted based on the selection criteria
  • Students will be informed about the selection announcement as soon as possible

When is the deadline for application?

The application process will be closed on 15 January 2024

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