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Netherlands Fellowship Programme - PhD

The Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) is currently being phased out. The last fellowships under NFP, for short courses and master's programmes, were awarded after the April 2017 application deadline.

The Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) fosters capacity building within organisations in 51 developing countries by providing training and education to their mid-career staff members at the University of Twente. The Netherlands Fellowship Programmes is an initiative of the Dutch government.

The Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) and NICHE entered a new phase on 1 July 2017. The new programme is now officially named the Orange Knowledge Programme (OKP).  

Scholarship Value

The fellowship coverage is explained in the Obligations for NFP & MSP fellowship holders.

Country of Origin

Have a look at the NFP country list to see which countries are qualified under the previous programme (NFPII)

Level of study


Field of study

All UT PhD programmes related to water, safety and legal order.