Whether you are a degree seeking prospect looking for extra support prior to and during your study trajectory or a UT exchange student in search of financial assistance to support your study abroad adventure, you have come to the right office. The Scholarship Office looks after the administration of scholarships within both exchange and degree programs. We support the (financial) administration of scholarships, your grant application, and nomination, the selection of scholarship recipients and exchange students, and grant allocation.
For our UT colleagues, the Scholarship Office team shares expert knowledge and best practices during the definition phase of imlementing new scholarship programmes or developments with existing programmes. We support the overall implementation of PDCA cycles for scholarship programmes in the UT as well as exchange trajectories. Our team undertakes all scholarship processes with thorough quantitative and qualitative (financial) reporting to our scholarship providers, students and in-house stakeholders.
If you are enrolled at the University of Twente for a Master, Bachelor or PhD degree and seek additional funding to support your studies, then please check our Scholarship Finder for financial assistance that applies to your circumstances.
UT student going abroad
If you are a University of Twente student and you are seeking financial assistance to support your experience abroad (including courses, internships or research projects abroad), please check our Study Abroad pages for funding options.
Our colleagues at Student Affairs Services take great care of prospective students from our world wide partner institutions, who wish to come to the University of Twente for an exhange or study abroad experience in the Netherlands. To found out more on exchange packages, please check our inbound exchange pages.
Coming in through an Erasmus scholarship? Or an Erasmus project (KA107), make sure you make this known in your application process and we look forward to welcoming you at the University of Twente!
Who is who at the Scholarship Office?
We have dedicated Scholarship Coordinators for specific scholarship programmes:
Scholarship Programme - Degree seeking
Holland Scholarship Programme
Ms. Melanie van Olffen
Orange Knowledge Programme, StuNed, MSP, University of Twente Scholarship Programme, Orange Tulip Scholarship Programme, Professor de Winter, Kipaji
Ms. Adrie Scheggetman
Conacyt, LPDP, Senescyt and Colfuturo
Ms. Yael Veenstra
Scholarship Programme UT Outbound - Credit mobilty
Erasmus+, Twente Mobility Fund, Student Ambassador Scholarship, VSBfonds, and NAHSS
Ms. Daphne Spaan
Can't find your scholarship provider in the above list? Not to worry. If you have questions about scholarship programmes for incoming degree seeking students (for example Turkish embassy sponsorship), you are very welcome to contact us via the Student Services desk or the Scholarship Office.