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Grants & Scholarships

The Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies of the University of Groningen offers several Talent Grants and Scholarships for talented PhD en Research Master students.

Other Financial Matters

The University of Groningen has a special website with more information on practical financial matters such as tuition fees, USA and UK loan programmes, living expenses, and opening a Dutch bank account.

For additional funding options, you can check the UG Grantfinder.

Contact

If you have any questions about these talent grants, please send an email to internationaloffice.thrs rug.nl

Talent Grant Research Master Theology and Religious Studies

Annualy, there is one Talent Grant available for an excellent student in the Research Master's Programme.

Specifications

  • 50% of the total 2-year tuition fee.
  • For excellent international students from OUTSIDE the European Economic Area (EEA). The EEA consists of the EU countries and Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.
  • You can apply for the scholarship only after you have received an admission offer from the University of Groningen.
  • Deadline: 1 March.
Florention García Martínez Research Master Scholarship

The scholarship is specifically for students in the fields of Hebrew Bible, early Judaism and Dead Sea Scrolls, enrolled in the two-year Research Master's Programme.

Specifications

  • € 1,000
  • for excellent Dutch and inter national students (both EU and Non-EU), wishing to specialize in the fields of Hebrew Bible, early Judaism and Dead Sea Scrolls
  • deadline non-EU/EEA students: 1 March
  • deadline EU/EEA students: 15 May
  • you can apply for the scholarship only after you have received an admission offer from the University of Groningen for the Research Master's Programme or after you have enrolled in the Research Master's programme.
Wessel Ganzevoort Grant

The Wessel Ganzevoort Fund can support (PhD) students of the Faculty with:

  • Purchase of books
  • Publications
  • Organisation of conferences and sessions on conferences
  • Study Trips
  • Other research activities
Dirk Smilde Scholarship

Awarded by the Qumran Institute of the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies

Specifications

  • € 1,000 a month , in a range between a minimum of three and a maximum of six months
  • for excellent PhD students and postdocs in the fields of Hebrew Bible, early Judaism and Dead Sea Scrolls
PhD Scholarship Programme

The University of Groningen welcomes international PhD students with a competitive scholarship from their home country. To this end, the University will top up these scholarships to the same amount as that of regular PhD scholarship students in the PhD scholarship programme .

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