Scholarships Merit-based
Radboud University

Fulbright-Radboud Scholarships

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1400 EUR
01 Jan 2025
Application deadline


Radboud University is one of the best traditional, general universities of the Netherlands, situated on a green campus south of the Nijmegen city centre. Their university wants to contribute to a healthy, free world with equal opportunities for all. 


Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award



Monthly installments of € 1,400.

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction
  • travel expenses
  • other


The Fulbright Commission's mission is to promote mutual understanding between Dutch and American citizens by providing financial assistance for study, research and teaching. To qualify for a scholarship, applicants must have American nationality, have excellent academic marks, engage in extracurricular activities and be admitted to Radboud University Nijmegen.

Applicable programmes


For academic year 2024-2025 two scholarships can be awarded. One of which is allocated to a student at the Faculty of Science.

Grant amounts for one year courses:

The grant will be paid in 11 monthly installments of €1,400. International travel will be reimbursed to a maximum of €1,000. The residence permit will be arranged and paid for by Radboud University (approximately €210). Tuition fees are not waived, and differ per programme. Costs for insurance are covered by Fulbright.

Grant amounts for two year courses:

The grant for the first year of study will be paid in 12 monthly installments of €1,400. International travel will be reimbursed to a maximum of €1,000. The costs for a visa and residence permit (approximately €207) will also be fully covered. Tuition fees are not waived, and differ per programme. Costs for insurance are covered by Fulbright.


  • The Fulbright Commission, sponsored by Radboud University, is offering scholarships to excellent American students for study and research purposes at graduate level at Radboud University in Nijmegen.
  • The scholarship is available for all English-taught Master’s and Research Master’s programmes at Radboud University, with the exception of Erasmus Mundus Master’s programmes and joint or double degree Master’s programmes.
  • Please note that U.S. students currently residing in the Netherlands will not be considered for any awards to the Netherlands. In addition, U.S. students with both U.S. and Dutch or European Union citizenship will not be considered.

Scholarship requirements







Study experience required





Application deadline

01 Jan 2025

Applicants are required to have applied separately to Radboud University by 1 January for admission to the Master’s programme of their choice via the online application procedure, independent of their Fulbright application. At the time of application or later during the selection process for the Fulbright grant, scholarship candidates must be admitted to an English-taught Master's programme at Radboud University and provide a letter of admission. The Radboud University application process opens 1 October. The application results will be made known at the end of March.


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