2018 Funded Leiden University Mandela Scholarships for South African Students

Application Deadlines:

  • 1st October 2017 for programs starting in February 2018
  • 1st April 2018 for programs starting in September 2018

Eligible Countries: Only applicants from South Africa should apply.

Scholarship country:  Scholarships will take place in Netherlands

Scholarship Type: These are courses for  short courses

Eligibility: Candidates must be:

  • Permanent residents of South Africa;
  • Enrolled in at South African University;
  • Accepted for a semester programme at Leiden University as an Exchange student or Study Abroad student;
  • Motivated to upgrade or extend their knowledge in order to make a contribution towards the development of South Africa;
  • Committed to return to South Africa after their study period at Leiden University.

Number of Scholarships: Several scholarships will be awarded.

Value of Scholarship: The scholarship amount differs for Exchange students and Study Abroad students:

Exchange students

  • International travel costs: € 1000
  • Living allowance: € 800 per month (for a maximum of five months)
  • Insurance: will be sponsored by AON Student Insurance and arranged by the Scholarships Department of Leiden University.

Study Abroad Students

  • Tuition fee: the actual fee
  • International travel costs: € 1000
  • Living allowance: € 800 per month (for a maximum of five months)
  • Insurance: will be sponsored by AON Student Insurance and arranged by the Scholarships Department of Leiden University.

Duration of Scholarship: Five months (1 semester)

How to Apply: Visit Scholarship Webpage to apply

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