Amsterdam University College is offering ASF scholarships for Dutch and international students for September 2017 intake. An ASF Scholarship awardee must be fully admitted to the Amsterdam University College.
AUC is full-time, selective three-year honours programme in liberal arts and sciences at the Bachelor level, taught in English, with a strong offering in the sciences and enrolling up to 50% science majors.
Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
Course Level: An ASF Scholarship awardee must be fully admitted to the Amsterdam University College.
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded in all subjects offered by the Amsterdam University College.
Scholarship Award: The AUC Scholarship Fund offers two types of ASF Scholarship: Full scholarships: EU students: EUR 5100 per year, Non-EU students: EUR 15300 per year. Partial scholarships may also be awarded (these are usually 50% of the above amounts).
Scholarship can be taken in Netherlands
Eligibility: In order to be eligible for an ASF Scholarship, students must meet the following requirements.
- Students must apply separately for admission to AUC. For more information on applications and admissions, see links in left-hand menu. Only AUC students can receive an ASF scholarship.
- Students must have excellent school results and a strong motivation as reflected in your AUC admissions application and recommendation forms.
- The ASF Selection Committee will also look at your extracurricular accomplishments and activities relevant for AUC, as well as your (potential) leadership profile and skills.
- Students must be able to demonstrate your financial need. In other words, that it will be not be possible for you to study at AUC without a scholarship.
ASF Scholarship holders are expected to maintain good academic standing during their studies at AUC. The ASF Scholarship may be terminated if their GPA falls below 3.0 or if they enter a period of probation. Students who receive an ASF Scholarship are evaluated after one year of study. The ASF Scholarship is awarded for another year if the student:
- Has successfully passed the first year (a GPA of at least 3.0 and preferably on the excellence list with a GPA ? 3.5)
- Receives a positive recommendation at the end of their first year from his/her tutor and the Board of Examiners
- Can prove that the financial need base has not changed.
Nationality: Dutch and international students can apply for these ASF scholarships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: In order to be eligible for admission to AUC, students must a secondary school diploma equivalent to the Dutch VWO and good mathematics skills.
English Language Requirement: Students must have a very good written and spoken English.
How to Apply: Applicants should fill-in the online application form.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is April 1, 2017 for September 2017 intake.