Faculty scholarship

You can apply for a scholarship from the Faculty of Health Sciences that is equivalent to one year's salary and one year's tuition fees.

The Dean of the Faculty decides the allocation of the scholarships on the basis of recommendations from a scholarship committee that consists of the heads of the Faculty’s eight departments. The scholarship committee have quarterly meetings.

The deadlines for applying for a Faculty scholarship in 2020 are:

  • 2 March 2020

  • 1 June 2020

  • 1 September 2020

  • 1 December 2020

Faculty scholarships are awarded at the end of March, June, September, and December.

Application requirements

To apply for a Faculty scholarship, you need to comply with the following: 

  • You need documentation for the secured financing of two years’ salary, two years’ tuition fees and a minimum of 50% of the running costs
  • Student and PhD project must have been approved by the Graduate School.

Please be aware that you cannot apply for a scholarship if you are already enrolled as a PhD student. 

How to apply

To apply for the 1-year Faculty scholarship, please follow the instructions in the application form.

Scholarship placement

The Faculty scholarship is placed in the first of the three PhD years.
If economic considerations makes this impossible, please contact the Graduate School.

The approval of your application for a Faculty scholarship is valid for one year. If you have not commenced your PhD study period within one year from the date of the approval of your application for a scholarship, the approval will be withdrawn without further notice. Note that you can reapply if this happens.