Utrecht Excellence Scholarships 2024 | For International Students (Fully Funded)

Excellent news! The Utrecht Excellence Scholarships 2024 is currently open. Start your study adventure in the Netherlands. In this article, we will explain in detail about this scholarship, eligibility, application instructions, its benefits and step by step application process.

The Utrecht Excellence Scholarship 2024-2025 is a master’s degree scholarship for international students. There are a total of 25 available scholarships. This scholarship covers all of the tuition fee as well as a £11,000 grant for living expenses. The Utrecht Excellence Scholarship (UES) provides a number of international students from outside the European Economic Area with the opportunity to pursue a Master’s degree at Utrecht University in a variety of fields.

Utrecht Excellence Scholarships 2024

Utrecht University, is the oldest and famous Old Dutch University in the Netherlands. They are offering scholarships to students from other countries in2024. But here’s the deal: these scholarships, called the Utrecht Excellence Scholarships, are only for students who come from places outside the European Economic Area (EEA), like the EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, and Norway. So if you are not from these areas and have a dream to study in an awesome university this scholarship could make it happen for you.

Host CountryStudy in Netherlands
Host UniversityUtrecht Excellence
Scholarships Offered ByFunded
Degree LevelMasters Degree Programs in Different Feilds
Deadline1st February 2024

Eligible Regions: International students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA = the EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway)

Program Period:

The scholarship is awarded for one to two years depending upon the duration of the degree program. (The scholarship will only be renewed for the second year if the student is making satisfactory progress).

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Global Criminology.
  • Social, Health and Organizational Psychology.
  • Applied Cognitive Psychology.
  • Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology.
  • Clinical Psychology.
  • Neuropsychology.
  • Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioral, Biomedical and Social Sciences.
  • Social and health Psychology.
  • Ancient, Medieval and Renaissance Studies.
  • Comparative Literary Studies.
  • Gender Studies.
  • Linguistics.
  • Media, Art and Performance Studies.
  • Musicology.
  • Art History.
  • History.
  • Mathematical Sciences.
  • Philosophy.
  • Development and Socialization in Childhood and Adolescence.
  • Legal Research.
  • Social and Health Psychology.
  • Sociology and Social Research.

Benefits of the Utrecht Excellence Scholarships 2024:

The Utrecht Scholarship 2024 will cover the following;

  • Full Tuition Fees OR
  • It will cover the entire tuition fee or the tuition fee plus the residential study permit for one year.

Eligibility Criteria of the Utrecht Excellence Scholarships 2024:

  • Candidates must have graduated in the top 10% of their class.
  • Candidates must not be EU/EEA citizens.
  • Candidates should not need help with loans or grants from the Dutch system.
  • Candidates must have completed a secondary or bachelor’s degree outside of the Netherlands.
  • You must have applied for an eligible international master’s program start on September 1, 2024.

Selection Criteria:

  • The candidate’s master’s application reflects academic quality.
  • Promise in the relevant field of study.
  • Transcripts and reference letters signed and stamped by the university act as proof of academic excellence.
  • The motivation letter’s quality and relevance.
  • Quality of master’s program application criteria in terms of completeness, consistency, and accuracy.
  • The following documents are required for the Utrecht Excellence Scholarships 2024:
  • Official transcripts are available.
  • Letter of Motivation.
  • Statement Declaring Purpose.
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV).

How to Apply for Utrecht Excellence Scholarship?

  1. Submit an application for a Master’s program first; if you do not do so, your scholarship application will be deleted.
  2. Complete the following steps to submit a complete application for the selected Master program:
    • Check the admissions requirements for this Master’s program.
    • Apply as soon as possible, preferably well before the deadline; see ‘When to apply’ for the specific master program.
    • Download the application instructions for the master’s program.
    • Complete the online application at Studielink.
    • You will be sent an email with login information for the OSIRIS Online Application, where you can upload the necessary documents. You can also check the status of your application in the OSIRIS Online Application.
    • Pay payment for the application fee.
  3. After applying for the Master’s program, you will have the option of applying for an Utrecht Excellence Scholarship start November 1.
    • Please note that if the Master program deadline falls after the scholarship deadline, you must submit your Master program application before the scholarship deadline to be considered.
  4. You can access Osiris Online Application after submitting an application for a Master’s program.
    • Enter your Osiris username and password.
    • Select the ‘New application’ link.
    • Answer the questions about the Utrecht Excellence scholarship and upload the required document(s).
  5. You must upload the following document:
  6. Proof of graduation from the top 10% of your class (an official document issued by your university).
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