Maastricht Masters Scholarship,Netherlands-2022

Maastricht Masters Scholarship,Netherlands-2022

Begin your academic study in the Netherlands. There’s good news! The Maastricht University Scholarship is now open.

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We will go through the details of this scholarship, its perks, and the application process step by step in this article. International students can apply for the Maastricht University Scholarship, which is a fully funded scholarship. This scholarship covers € 22,800 in living expenses, € 700 in health and liability insurance, € 174 in visa application fees, and € 16,800 in tuition fees for master’s masters.

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The Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture, and Science, in collaboration with Dutch universities and applied science universities, has funded this scholarship. With about 16000 students and 4000 employees, the University of Maastricht (UM) is the most international university in the Netherlands. The university’s revolutionary research and education model, international character, and multidisciplinary approach set it apart.

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Scholarship Summary

  • Level of Study: Masters
  • Institution(s): Maastricht University
  • Study in: Netherlands
  • Program Period:
    • 13 months for a one-year Master’s program
    • 25 months for a two-year Master’s program
  • Deadline: February, 2022

Opportunity Focus Areas:

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences:

  • MA Art, Literature and Society
  • MA Arts and Heritage: Policy, Management and Education
  • MA Arts and Culture: spec. Politics and Society
  • MA European Public Affairs
  • MA European Studies on Society, Science and Technology
  • MA European Studies: spec. Europe in a Globalising World
  • MA European Studies: spec. European Politics and International Relations
  • MA European Studies: spec. European Public Policy and Administration
  • MA Globalisation and Development Studies
  • Research Master Cultures of Arts, Science and Technology
  • Research Master European Studies
  • MA Media Studies: Digital Cultures

Faculty of Law:

  • LLM European Law School: spec. European Law & Market Integration
  • LLM European Law School: spec. European Public Law & Governance
  • LLM European Law School: spec. Free track
  • LLM Forensics, Criminology and Law
  • LLM Globalisation and Law: spec. Corporate and Commercial Law
  • LLM Globalisation and Law: spec. General track
  • LLM Globalisation and Law: spec. Human Rights
  • LLM Globalisation and Law: spec. International Trade and Investment Law
  • LLM International and European Tax Law: spec. International and European Tax Law
  • LLM International and European Tax Law: spec. International and European Tax Law
    Specialisation Customs and International Trade
  • LLM International and European Tax Law: spec. International and European Tax Law
    Specialisation Tax and Technology
  • LLM Advanced Master in Intellectual Property Law and Knowledge Management
  • MSc Advanced Master in Intellectual Property Law and Knowledge Management

Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences:

  • MSc Biomedical Sciences
  • MSc Epidemiology
  • MSc Global Health
  • MSc Governance and Leadership in European Public Health
  • MSc Health Education and Promotion
  • MSc Healthcare Policy, Innovation and Management
  • MSc Human Movement Sciences: spec. Health and Rehabilitation
  • MSc Human Movement Sciences: spec. Sports and Nutrition
  • MSc Work, Health and Career

Faculty of Science and Engineering:

  • MSc Biobased Materials
  • MSc Systems Biology
  • MSc Data Science for Decision Making

Faculty of Psychology & Neuroscience:

  • MSc Psychology: spec. Development Psychology
  • MSc Psychology: spec. Health and Social Psychology
  • MSc Psychology: spec. Neuropsychology
  • MSc Psychology: spec. Legal Psychology
  • MSc Psychology: spec. Work and Organisational Psychology
  • Research Master Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience: spec. Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Research Master Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience: spec. Drug Development and Neurohealth
  • Research Master Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience: spec. Fundamental Neuroscience
  • Research Master Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience: spec. Neuroeconomics
  • Research Master Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience: spec. Neuropsychology
  • Research Master Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience: spec. Psychopathology
  • MSc Forensic Psychology
  • MSc Psychology: spec. Cognitive Neuroscience

School of Business and Economics:

  • MSc Business Intelligence and Smart Services
  • MSc Economics
  • MSc Economics and Strategy in Emerging Markets
  • MSc Financial Economic
  • MSc IB/Entrepreneurship and SME Management
  • MSc IB/Information Management and Business Intelligence
  • MSc IB/Sustainable Finance

Scholarship Coverage

Maastricht University Scholarship provides the recipient with:

  • Living expenses: € 11,400 (12 months) or € 22,800 (24 months)
  • Health & liability insurance: € 700
  • Visa application costs: € 174
  • Tuition fees: € 13,800;  € 15,500 or € 16,800 depending on the tuition of your study programme
  • Pre-Academic Training costs

Eligibility Criteria for Maastricht University Scholarship

To qualify for this scholarship, candidate must fulfill all of the following requirements below:

  • Required Language: English
  • Eligible Countries: Citizens of a country outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland.
    • You hold nationality in a country outside the EU/EEA, Switzerland or Surinam and meet the requirements for obtaining an entry visa and residence permit for the Netherlands.
    • You do not hold a double nationality from an EU/EEA country.
  • You have applied for admission to a full-time Master’s programme at Maastricht University for the 2022-2023 academic year.
    List of the UM master’s programmes participating in this scholarship programme.
  • You meet the specific admission requirements of the UM Master’s programme to which you have applied.
  • You have never participated in a degree-seeking higher education programme in the Netherlands. Students who have completed exchange programmes in the Netherlands are welcome to apply.
  • You are not older than 35 years of age on September 2022.
  • You have obtained excellent results during your prior education programmes, as demonstrated by your latest grade transcript or certified by academic excellence. If several applicants are equally qualified, UM will give preference to applicants whose academic transcript or certified letter of academic excellence demonstrate that they are among the top 5% of the 2022-2023 scholarship programme applicants.

How to Apply for Maastricht University Scholarship?

Please follow the following instructions to apply for this schlarship:

(1) Register for one of the participating Master’s programs at Maastricht University. For further details on how to register for a Master’s programme at UM, please see your prospective program’s webpage. Once you have submitted your application via Studielink, you will receive a student ID number for Maastricht University. You will need a student number in order to complete and submit the Scholarship Application Form (see Step below).

  • Please note: only the Master’s programs in the list above are eligible for a UM Holland-High Potential scholarship.
  • Please note: you can apply for the Master’s program at UM and the scholarship simultaneously. However, you must be conditionally approved for admission to your Master’s program in order to be awarded a scholarship.
  • Please note: if your study program requires the payment of a handling fee as part of your program’s admissions procedure, UM International Services Desk does not cover handling fees. You are responsible for paying any handling fee your program may require by 1 February 2020. To check whether your program requires the payment of a handling fee, please check your program’s web page under the menu tab ‘Admission requirements’.

(2) Please fill in the application form (log in with your UM account), upload the following documents in .doc, .docx, or PDF format, and submit your application. Please note that you will only be able to submit your application once, so please ensure that all of your documents and referee contact details are up-to-date. If you have applied for multiple UM study programs, the UM International Services Desk will ensure that your complete scholarship application is considered for all eligible programs for which you have a conditionally approved or approved admissions status.

  • Curriculum vitae. Your CV should be up-to-date, contain relevant information about your education and (job) experience, and should not be longer 2 A4 pages.
  • Letter of motivation. Your letter of motivation should be up-to-date and specifically tailored to this scholarship program. Generic letters of admission that do not directly address your motivation for UM Holland-High Potential scholarship selection will be rejected. Your letter of motivation should be no longer than 1 A4 page. Be sure to argue why this scholarship is important to you, why you should be selected, and what your role as an ambassador of Maastricht University would be during your scholarship period, and during the upcoming years after you finish your studies at UM.
  • Proof of academic excellence. You may upload one of the following documents in order to prove your academic excellence: 1. Your University transcript that explicitly states your grade point average or class ranking (i.e. first class honors) for your entire study program; or, 2. A letter signed by your institution’s Head of Department or Registrar stating that you are one of the top 20 students in the graduating year of your study program. Please ensure that the letter contains the contact details of your Head of Department or Registrar.
  • The contact details of one referee. Please note that we check the authenticity of your referee by contacting your referee. Therefore, ensure that you take the following steps when choosing a referee and submitting their details.
     Relationship to applicant: indicate your referee’s connection to you; is this your professor, thesis supervisor, employer? Please remember that family members may not function as referees.
     Work telephone number of your referee: Be sure to include the applicable country calling code.
     Work or institutional email address of your referee. Letters referencing only a personal email address will be rejected.

(3) Please note that you will only be able to submit your application once, so please ensure that all of your documents and referee contact details are up-to-date.

  • You will have to contact the referee you provided in your application form and ask them to submit their reference letter per email to [email protected] by midnight on February 2022 (Central European Time).
  • We have prepared scholarship reference letter guidelines; please print these out or forward them to your referee, as they will help your referee to write a good reference letter on your behalf. Please note that referees must be (former) professors, lecturers, or employers, and not family members. Recommendation letters should be dated and written no earlier than February 2022. Please also note that it is your responsibility to liaise with your referee and ensure that they submit their letters before the deadline. Applications for which we have not received reference letters are unfortunately incomplete, so please communicate on time with your referee about this important step in the scholarship application process.

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