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  • Writer's pictureOmran Aburayya

Fulbright-Radboud Scholarships (Master's degree scholarships at University of Radboud, Netherlands)

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 for the Academic Year 2025/2026. 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.

This article will give you all information about this opportunity.


Eligible Fields of Study

The Fulbright-Radboud Scholarship is available for all English - Taught Master's & Research programs at Radboud University.

You can see a list of all Eligible Master's Programs here.

NOTE: Joint double degree master's and Erasmus Mundus master's programs are not part of this scholarship.


Scholarship Value and Coverage

The Fulbright-Radboud Scholarship is a partial scholarship that provides awardees with a monthly living allowance for the entire duration of the chosen program plus additional travel-related costs as follows:

1). Grant amounts for one-year programmes:

The grant will be paid in 11 monthly installments of €1,550. 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.

2). Grant amounts for two-year programmes:

The grant for the first year of study will be paid in 12 monthly installments of €1,550. 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 grant for a two-year Master's will be available for both years of study, on the condition that sufficient progress is made and sufficient results have been achieved in the first year. If awarded for the second year, the second grant period will not exceed 11 monthly installments of €1,550.

From the Fulbright Commission, you'll also receive:


Application Procedure

For the Fulbright-Radboud scholarship, applicants need to submit an Application for The Fulbright Commission as well as a regular application for admission at one of Radboud University's eligible master's programs.

In your Fulbright online application, for Award Name please select Radboud University from the drop down menu.

Applicants are required to have applied separately to Radboud University by 1 January 2025 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 for a Master's programme opens 1 October 2024. The application results will be made known at the end of March 2025.

For further info about the Master’s application procedure at Radboud University, visit their official application page.

➢ We have previously covered the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, Visit that post to get familiarized with the application Procedure for the Fulbright Program and to read their eligibility criteria and further info.

Application Deadlines:

  • For Fulbright Applications: Oct. 8, 2024

  • For Radboud Admission application: January 1, 2025 (Opena October 1, 2024)

Additional Information regarding Fulbright

You can register for one of the information sessions about the Fulbright US student Program offered at different dates on this webpage.



Fulbright-Radboud Scholarships (Radboud University webpage)

Fulbright-Radboud Scholarships (Fulbright webpage


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