New scholarships to attract foreign students


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 [...]