When something happens that radically affects on your immediate environment, this might lead to study delay.
It is important to contact your study advisor immediately. He/she will help you to prevent possible study delay. Also discuss the possibilities of financial support (FOBOS, Force Majeure Regulation) with a student counsellor.
Special family circumstances include the following circumstances:
- Divorce of your parents
- Problems adapting to Dutch culture and customs
- Relationship problems
- Housing or social problems
- Illness or death of your partner, parents, children, siblings
When you are a UTS or OTS Scholarship recipient and encounter study delay due to personal circumstances, you may be eligible for a UTS or OTS scholarship extension. The Regulation UTS/OTS scholarship extension 2021-2022 outlines the conditions and procedure for this extension.