Deadline:

November 1, 2017

Location:

Netherlands

Description

Amsterdam Merit Scholarship

The Academic Medical Centre of the Universiteit van Amsterdam offers the Amsterdam Merit Scholarship (AMS), a scholarship for outstanding who have been admitted to one of the (Master’s) programs of the Faculty of Medicine.

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– The AMS is highly selective: only applicants with excellent study results and motivation will be considered for the scholarship.

– As we have a limited number of scholarships, only the most eligible candidates are selected for a scholarship on the basis of the following criteria:

  • Their academic excellence and promise in the proposed field, as evidenced by their academic records, letters of recommendation, written work and/or publications;
  •  The quality of their letter of motivation.

Required Languages

English

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, COMOROS,

OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA,

Program Period

One year to 2 years

A scholarship will only be extended to the second year of study if the applicant has successfully completed 80% or more of the maximum number of credits in the first year of study.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

The applicant must meet the eligibility criteria in order to be considered for the AMS scholarship. The applicant should:

  • Hold non-EEA nationality or nationalities only
  • Not be entitled to receive a Dutch study grant or loan (“Studiefinanciering”)
  • Not be eligible to pay the reduced tuition fee rate for EEA students at the UvA
  • Not receive a full coverage scholarship for the same period of study as the AMS scholarship
  • Have submitted a complete application to one of the (Master’s) programs of the AMC UVA
  • Have been (or will be) admitted to one of the (Master’s) programs of the AMC UVA
  • Be able to comply with the conditions to obtain a Dutch visa (if applicable).

Opportunity Cost

Please note that the scholarship cannot be used as a (partial) tuition waiver. The applicant must still pay the full amount of tuition. The scholarship consists of € 6,000 – € 9,000 – € 12,000 or a proportional amount if the student starts in February.

How to Apply

AMC UVA applicants wishing to apply for an AMS scholarship should send an email with their letter of motivation, recommendation and CV to Ms. M.J.L. Lenoir at m.j.lenoir@amc.uva.nl.

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