Saturday, October 21, 2017

Mr Julia Henriëtte Jaarsma-Adolfs Masters Fund, Netherlands 2018

Deadline: 15/01/2018 Degree: Masters Scholarship Description: This scholarship is meant for exceptionally talented and motivated stud... thumbnail 1 summary
Deadline: 15/01/2018

Degree: Masters

Scholarship Description: This scholarship is meant for exceptionally talented and motivated students, from within and without the EU, who wish to pursue an LLM at the Amsterdam Law School. Students must be (conditionally) admitted to an LLM and selection is based on (undergraduate) academic records and motivation

Eligibility:
A. Excellent grades during the undergraduate programme: students must belong to the top 10% of their class, with a GPA of at least 8 (on a scale from 1-10).
B. Students must provide proof by submitting a formal statement from the dean and examinations board.
C. The academic quality of the university where the undergraduate degree was obtained will be taken into account.
D. The candidates must place their motivation for the specific Master’s programme in context and explain the relevance of this choice for their future career (academic or professional) in a letter of motivation (max. 500 words).
E. Talent for academic research will be proven by means of a letter of recommendation from a teacher or academic (thesis) supervisor, and a telephone interview (if needed).
F. Candidates must be able to demonstrate participation in certain extracurricular activities such as university/student committees, experience abroad, sports, or music at a high level, or voluntary experience.
G. Candidates must not be eligible for financial support from the Dutch government (study financing).
H. Overall quality of the application.

Benefits: One Mr. Julia Henriëtte Jaarsma-Adolfs Fund scholarship will be awarded every academic year. If the scholarship recipient is a non-EU citizen, the scholarship grant covers approximately €15.000 for non-EU tuition fees and €10.000 for living expenses. If the scholarship is awarded to an EU citizen, the scholarship will be €12.000, covering €2000 for the tuition fee and €10.000 for living expenses.

Application: The mode of application is online

Scholarship Website: http://als.uva.nl/practical-matters/scholarships/mr-julia-henriette-jaarsma-adolfs-fund/mr-julia-henriette-jaarsma-adolfs-fund.html