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Graduate School of Humanities

The Graduate School of Humanities offers the Amsterdam Merit Scholarship for talented students from outside the EU/EEA.

Amsterdam Merit Scholarship (AMS)

For: students who are applying for a Master's programme (regular, dual or research) that does not have interviews as part of the admissions procedure.

  • Amount: €25,000.
  • Deadline: 15 January 2021
  • Min. GPA: 3.7 (USA), First class degree (UK), cum laude (Dutch system), or equal to these GPA’s (other education systems)

Horizon Fund

For: Master's students already studying at the Graduate School of Humanities.

The Faculty of Humanities encourages students to travel abroad and receive international exposure for academic purposes during their studies. Master's students studying at the Graduate School of Humanities can apply for a grant from the Horizon fund to finance their travels.

Other financial information

The Graduate School of Humanities does not offer or administer scholarships other than the AMS. There are many other funds and foundations available. We recommend you consult your study abroad office, the Dutch Embassy in your country of residence and: