Academic Excellence Scholarship, VU Amsterdam 2019 by VU

Post Graduation

A scholarship worth INR 194000

What is Academic Excellence Scholarship, VU Amsterdam 2019?

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands invites applications for the Academic Excellence Scholarship from Bachelor's degree applicants. The institution offers financial assistance to meritorious students in the form of scholarships. The aim of this scholarship is to financially assist motivated students. The scholarship provides the opportunity of winning EUR 2,500 for the tuition fee to the selected scholar.


Who is offering this scholarship?

The scholarship is being offered by the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands.


Who can apply for this scholarship?

The following applicants are eligible to apply for the scholarship: 

  • Must be applying for a Bachelor's degree 
  • Should have a grade point of at least 85%
  • Should have demonstrated academic excellence
  • Must have mastered at least B2 level of the English language


What are the benefits?

The selected scholar will receive a scholarship grant of up to EUR 2,500 which is subtracted from the tuition fee of the applicant. 


How can you apply?

Follow the steps to apply: 

Step 1: Write a motivational essay between 350-500 words specifying information and aspirations. 

Step 2: Generate an application with the necessary details including the following: Full name of the applicant The nationality of the applicant Name of the home university Main focus and area of study

Step 3: Attach the necessary documents along with the application.

Step 4: Submit the application along with the attached documents by sending a mail to


What are the documents required for the Academic Excellence Scholarship, VU Amsterdam 2019?

The following documents are required to be attached along with the application: 

  • Application mentioning the necessary details mentioned above
  • Academic transcripts clearly stating the GPA of the applicant
  • Motivational essay between 350-500 words indicating the following:  
  • Why the participation in the Semester in Amsterdam Program and the courses that the applicant has chosen is relevant to his/her personal, professional, and academic goals?
  • How will the applicant use this knowledge to make a positive impact on the future for himself/herself and his/her community?
  • Any other relevant information about the applicant. 
  • Professional Letter of Reference which answers the following question:  
  • The employers/teachers experience working with the applicant either in an academic, professional, or volunteer setting.
  • His/her motivation for recommending the applicant for the scholarship.
  • Complete contact information.


Contact details

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

De Boelelaan 1105,

1081 HV Amsterdam,

the Netherlands

Phone: +31 (0)20 59 86506




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Up to INR 194000


Post Graduation



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