Leiden University Excellence Scholarship Programme

Funding source: 
Postgraduate awards
Awarding body: 
Leiden University (The Netherlands)

The Leiden University Excellence Scholarship programme has three awards:
€10,000 of the tuition fee
€15,000 of the tuition fee
Total tuition fee minus the statutory tuition fee
The number and type of award of the scholarship depends on the budget available for each Faculty department. The type of award has no reflection on the students' academic level of excellence. Please be aware that the LExS is not a full scholarship. Open for excellent Non-EU/EEA students enrolling in a Leiden University master's degree programme and for excellent students of all nationalities enrolling in a Master of Law Advanced Programme or MSc in International Relations & Diplomacy.
, closing date 1 Oct for Feb intake or 1 Feb (1 March of Law programmes) for Sept intake


To support postgraduate study for non-EEA students, and Master of Law Advanced Programme or MSc inRelations & Diplomacy International for all nationalities




Leiden University
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The Netherlands

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