application& requirements

Deadline for application

In order to be eligible for Kipaji Scholarship you need to be a recipient of an University of Twente Scholarship (UTS). The deadline for the second UTS application round is 1 May 2018.

Requirements for application

In order to qualify for Kipaji Scholarship, applicants should meet all requirements of University of Twente Scholarship. Additionally, applicants must:

  • have the nationality of one of the DAC countries (Least Developed Countries & Other Low Income Countries)
  • receive a (partial) University of Twente Scholarship. The Kipaji Scholarship can ensure that they receive a full scholarship.
  • have achieved good grades for their pre-master programme (average of 8).
  • submit a motivation letter stating how they intend to use their studies at the University of Twente to increase/enhance the scientific level or for entrepreneurial purposes in their home country.

Application procedure

In order to be eligible for Kipaji Scholarship you need to be a recipient of a University of Twente Scholarship. For the specific requirements of UTS, have a look at the UTS website.

The faculty nominates you for a Kipaji Scholarship. Upon request from the faculty you may need to submit a motivation letter stating how you intend to use your studies at the University of Twente to increase/enhance the scientific level or for entrepreneurial purposes in their home country. Please indicate in your motivation letter that you apply for Kipaji Scholarship. 


Kipaji Scholarship application
You need to apply to University of Twente Scholarship (UTS) in order to be able to apply for Kipaji Scholarship. For an application for the University of Twente Scholarship (UTS) visit the UTS website.
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