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Faculty scholarship

4 times a year, you can apply for a scholarship from the Faculty of Health Sciences.
A Faculty scholarship is equivalent to one year's salary and one year's tuition fee.

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.
All applicants will receive a reply by the end of the month in which they apply. 

Application requirements

To apply for a Faculty scholarship: 

  • you need documentation for the secured financing of two years’ salary, two years’ tuition fees and a minimum of 50% of the running costs. Please note that only one year may consist of a garantee. 
  • the student and the 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 must be used to finance the first year of the PhD.
If economic considerations makes this impossible, please contact the Graduate School prior to submitting your enrolment form.

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study period within one year from the date of the approval of your application for a scholarship, the approval will be withdrawn without further notice.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.

Deadlines 2021

  • 1 March
  • 1 June
  • 1 September 
  • 1 December

Last Updated 01.06.2021