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Apply for The The Leiden University Excellence Scholarship Programme (LExS)


The Leiden University Excellence Scholarship Programme (LExS) is open to outstanding non-EEA/non-EFTA students enrolling in a full-time master’s degree programme at Leiden University Benefit The Leiden University Excellence Scholarship programme has 3 awards: • € 10.000 of the tuition fee • € 15.000 of the tuition fee • Total tuition fee minus the statutory tuition fee Eligibility

  • Students must have achieved excellent study results in their previous education, this being relevant to the Master’s programme for which they are applying. As an indication, the student is amongst the top 10% of graduates in his/her previous study programme.

  • Applicants must have a non-EEA/non-EFTA* passport and may not be eligible for support under the Dutch system of study grants and loans with the exception of students applying for the LLM Advanced Studies programmes or the MSc in International Relations and Diplomacy, for which no nationality restrictions apply.

Deadline 1 February 2022

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