The University College Twente offers an interdisciplinary Bachelor's programme in Technology and Liberal Arts & Sciences (ATLAS) for top students, integrating social and technical perspectives into a new engineering approach. The ATLAS Scholarship Fund (ASF) grants financial aid to students admitted to ATLAS programme who would be unable to participate in the programme without such aid. The scholarships are awarded in order to foster the excellence and the diversity of the ATLAS student population.
APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR ASF SCHOLARSHIP
The deadline for application for the ATLAS Scholarship Fund is 1 May. You are advised to submit your application as early as possible, as applications are processed in order of receipt.
AMOUNT OF ASF SCHOLARSHIP
The amount of ASF scholarship depends on the nationality of the applicant. The amounts for the 2014-2015 academic year are indicated below. The updated information for the 2015-2016 academic year will be published in the first quarter of 2015.
Dutch students: €1,920
EU/EEA/Swiss students: between €2,340 and €4,680
Non-EU/EEA students: between €5,700 and €11,400
DURATION OF ASF SCHOLARSHIP
ASF Scholarships are valid for three academic years, provided that the recipient remains eligible based on the conditions below.
ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS FOR ASF SCHOLARSHIP
- You have been admitted to the ATLAS programme.
- You display strong motivation and have earned excellent grades in secondary school.
- You maintain good academic results throughout the programme and graduate within three academic years.
- You are an asset to the ATLAS community in terms of excellence or in terms of diversity.
- You are unable to attend the University College Twente without an ASF Scholarship. For Dutch students, this means receiving a maximum additional grant from DUO. International students must prove their financial need by submitting a budgetary proposal, or by sending copies of the salary statements of both parents (or legal guardians) and recent tax returns.
CONDITIONS OF THE ASF SCHOLARSHIP
- The ASF Scholarship cannot be transferred to another academic year or another academic programme.
- Payments of ASF Scholarship instalments will be terminated immediately if the scholarship recipient drops out of the programme. (Partial) reimbursement of awarded funds may be required.
- The ASF Scholarship may be awarded in addition to other scholarships and grants; recipients must notify University College Twente of all other additional scholarship obtained.
- ASF Scholarship recipients are encouraged to promote University College Twente and its programme, to actively participate in activities with ATLAS sponsors and to contribute to the ATLAS student community.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE FOR ASF SCHOLARSHIP
To apply for the ATLAS Scholarship Fund, fill in the online form in the official site. After we receive your application, the Admission Committee of University College Twente will assess your eligibility as a scholarship candidate and determine any scholarship amount to be awarded. Please apply before 1 May.
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