KIT Scholarship Fund offers scholarships to talented health professionals from low income countries to study a Master’s programme at KIT (Royal Tropical Institute).
Application Deadline: 5th May 2017
Offered Annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: Low income countries
To be taken at (country): The Netherlands
About the Award: The aim of the KIT Scholarship Fund is that with what they learn they can contribute to improving the health care situation in their country or around the world. This scholarship is made possible thanks to alumni, foundations, friends of KIT and KIT Scholarship Fund who want to support better health around the world.
Eligibility: Candidates must be admitted to either the Master in International Health or Master in Public Health and meet all application requirements of the scholarship. They must hold a passport from an emerging country in South America, Africa or Asia and meet the requirements for obtaining a Dutch visa (MVV residence permit).
Number of Scholarships: Not specified
Value and Duration of Scholarship: The scholarship is worth €15,000 and is intended as a contribution to the tuition fees of the master’s programme for a maximum period of 12 months. All remaining costs are the responsability of the scholarship holder. The scholarship starts and ends on the dates indicated in the award letter and covers in principle one academic year.
How to Apply: Only accepted applicants for the Master in International Health or Master in Public Health can apply for this scholarship.
Only applicants with a proven source of co-funding can apply for this scholarship. The selection of candidates will be made from applicants with proven funding to cover all costs involved for their studies (For exact costs applicants should read the financial statement that they received with their conditional letter of admission).
Award Provider: Alumni, foundations, friends of KIT and KIT Scholarship Fund