Friday, March 23, 2007

[Netherlands] Leiden University Fund (LUF) Scholarship 2007-2008

Each year the organisation of alumni, Leiden University Fund (LUF) awards LUF scholarships to outstanding foreign students pursuing a Masters Degree at Leiden University (See the list of eligible Masters programmes on

For 2007-2008, two scholarships are available for MA students in the Faculties of Theology, Archeology, and Philosophy together, and two scholarships each for the larger Faculties (Social and Behavioural Sciences, Arts, Law, Medicine, and Mathematics and Natural Sciences).

The LUF scholarship is open to talented students from all countries of the world except the Netherlands.

The scholarship consists of € 10.800,- for one academic year.

Applications can be made by sending the completed form (which is available at: to the Leiden University Fund.

Deadline: 1 April 2007.

Requirements for eligibility:

  1. The applicant has been admitted to an English language Masters programme of Leiden University on the basis of prior education outside the Netherlands.
  2. The applicant must have obtained excellent results in his/her previous studies and be for instance in the top 10% of students in his/her programme.
  3. The applicant’s studies in the Netherlands must constitute a deepening and broadening of his/her previous studies in the home country.

Contact details LUF:
Leiden University Fund (LUF)
Rapenburg 61
2311 GJ Leiden
The Netherlands


Website: /

Applicants will be informed about the result in the last week of June 2007 by LUF.

Official Announcement

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