An OKP scholarship is intended to supplement the salary that you should continue to receive during the study period in the Netherlands. The allowance is a contribution towards your costs of living such as tuition fees, visa, travel, insurance etc.
The Orange Knowledge Programme merges the Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) and NICHE into a single integrated approach.
The Orange Knowledge Programme aims to advance the development of the capacity, knowledge and quality of both individuals as well as organisations both in the field of Technical and Vocational Education and Training, Higher Education and other fields related to the priority themes in the OKP partner countries.
An OKP scholarship is intended to supplement the salary that you should continue to receive during the study period in the Netherlands. The allowance is a contribution towards your costs of living such as tuition fees, visa, travel, insurance etc. If applicable, the scholarship holder is expected to cover the difference between the actual costs and the OKP scholarship amount. The scholarships are awarded following a very competitive selection process to highly motivated professionals who are in a position to introduce the newly-acquired skills and knowledge into their employing organisation.
You must meet a number of criteria that support the aim of the OKP to be eligible for a scholarship.
Before you apply, make sure you review the eligibility criteria carefully and check whether your employer is willing to nominate you for the scholarship. When you are certain that you are eligible for a OKP scholarship, you can start making the necessary preparations for your application. Follow these steps to apply:1. If you want to apply for a OKP scholarship for a short course or Master’s in the Netherlands. Within Driestar Christian University, for Teacher Education the following courses are available for OKP:
|International Class (Bachelor level)||Short course|
|Christian education: a practical approach||Short course|
|Learning and innovation Master's - Christian Education Track||Master Course|
Selection procedure: If your application meets all the course admission requirements and the OKP eligibility criteria, you can be nominated by the our institution for a scholarship.
If your application is nominated by our institution; the steps are as follows:
For more information see the link below.