The VU Fellowship Programme (VUFP) offers talented prospective international students the unique opportunity to pursue a Master’s degree at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (abbreviated as VU, Dutch: Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) is a university in Amsterdam, Netherlands, founded in 1880. VU is one of two large, publicly funded research universities in the city, the other being the University of Amsterdam (UvA).The literal translation of the Dutch name Vrije Universiteit is "Free University". "Free" refers to independence of the university from both the State and Church. Both within and outside the university, the institution is commonly referred to as "the VU" (pronounced somewhat like "vew" as in "new").
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam in Netherlands
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English-taught Master’s Degree Programmes offered at the University
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The VUFP scholarship is a tuition fee waiver. VUFP scholarship does not provide any additional allowance towards study or living costs.
The VU Fellowship Programme (VUFP) is a Merit scholarship programme for strongly motivated students with excellent study results. Eligible candidates must be able to prove their academic excellence, must be admitted to a English taught Master’s degree at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
Students with the Dutch nationality and/or a Dutch degree (given that the Dutch degree is used for admission) are not eligible for admission
Please note that you must have applied for the Master programme before you can apply for the VUFP scholarship.
Students must register for a Master’s programme in Studielink then you must submit your VUFP application with supporting documents in VUnet. The deadline for applications is 1 February 2017.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application portals and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Official Scholarship Website: http://www.vu.nl/en/programmes/international-masters/scholarships-/fellowship/index.asp