Apply for the Fully Funded Orange Knowledge Programme Scholarships 2021 in the Netherlands. The deadline for the application is 30th June 2020.
Netherlands Government Scholarship 2021 is a fully-funded scholarship, offered through Orange Knowledge Program (OKP). Applicants can apply for both short courses and MPhil/Master’s Programs.
Together with the Dutch embassies, Nuffic is developing the programs for the 52 partner countries. The Orange Knowledge Programme started mid-2017 and will be concluded in 2022.
The Orange Knowledge Programme aims to advance the development of the capacity, knowledge and quality of both individuals as well as organizations both in the field of higher and vocational education and in other fields related to the priority themes in the program countries.
- One of the instruments offered by the Orange Knowledge Programme are the individual scholarships, which are open to mid-career professionals who are nationals of -and living and working in the given countries (Check the official website)
- Additionally, this 5-year program is initiated and funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and managed by Nuffic.
- Similarly, scholarships are available for a selection of:
- Short courses (duration 2 weeks to 12 months);
- Master’s programs (duration 12 – 24 months).
- Candidate must have worked for a national/ local organization or academic or vocational education universities, institutions, private sector, NGOs, or commissions.
- Likewise, the candidate must have experience in his field of interest or networks or employed within a relevant theme.
- Also, the candidate must be a national from the countries above.
- Likewise, the candidate must have valid required documents.
- Additionally, the candidate must enroll in a course in which he wants to apply to OKP.
- If the local government requires a letter in the application form, applicants should provide a government statement.
- Also, your employer should write a letter that he would continue to give you the intended salary throughout the program. (OKP gives you enough money that even you do not get any monthly payments from your employer, that won’t be an issue for you)
- Furthermore, check the official website for details about the eligibility.
The 3 candidate application rounds for individual scholarships are:
- Round 1: closed
- Round 2: 13 May-30 June (for masters starting between 24 November – 27 July 2021 and short courses starting between 24 November – 22 February 2021)
- Round 3: 2 September-13 October (only for short courses starting between 23 February – 27 July 2021)
Visit the official page for more information.
Also, visit oyaop.com and oyaschool.com for more scholarship opportunities.