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New scholarships to attract foreign students

2019-01-08T11:34:31+00:00

NEW SCHOLARSHIPS TO ATTRACT FOREIGN STUDENTS A special education fund will be set up by the Dutch Ministry of Education and will be able to fund students up to the amount of 5 million EUR. The aim of this fund is to attract more foreign students to complete their studies at Dutch universities. The new scholarships will be available to a total of 1,000 students making it possible for them to apply for 5,000 EUR each to cover their study expenses. The universities will, in turn, cover half of the scholarships themselves. Minister of Education, Jet Bussemaker, believes that studying [...]

New scholarships to attract foreign students2019-01-08T11:34:31+00:00

Amsterdam awarded prize for sustainability

2019-01-08T11:35:24+00:00

Amsterdam Awarded Prize for sustainability fund Amsterdam was recently awarded for its fund of sustainability at the 2016 year-end ceremony. The Amsterdam Investment Fund was described as being an “excellent example of innovation” and it will help improve the city’s its sustainability. The award is a tribute and recognition that is paid to the city’s efforts to decrease consumption of energy on a global scale. The Amsterdam Sustainability Fund Many Dutch companies have shown interest in investing in Amsterdam’s sustainability, but they claim to not have enough funds. The city of Amsterdam then organised this sustainability fund as a solution [...]

Amsterdam awarded prize for sustainability2019-01-08T11:35:24+00:00