Walraven Master Scholarships: Leiden University: Walraven Master Scholarships: Leiden University

The Leiden University is delighted to offer Walraven Master Scholarships for international students.

The scholarships are aimed at students who have a bachelor’s degree in astronomy or physics and wish to obtain their master’s (MSc) degree in Astronomy and Instrumentation.

Leiden Observatory is the oldest university having the astronomy department in the world with a distinguished history.

Scholarship Duration: one year with conditional renewal for a second year upon successful completion of the first year

Nationality: International (Non-Dutch) applicants can apply

Level of study:  Master degree

Study Subject:  Astronomy and Instrumentation

Scholarship value: 

  • For a full scholarship, the tuition fee for the Astronomy Research master’s program will be reduced to the amount of the home fee.
  • The applicant will receive an allowance of up to €11,000 per year for living costs.
  • Partial scholarships may also be awarded
  • The Walraven scholarship would be paid as a monthly allowance.
  • If the applicant stops the Astronomy master’s studies for whatever reason, the Walraven scholarship payments will be stopped directly.

Scholarship location: Netherlands

Eligibility Criteria: 

  • The applicant must be of non-Dutch nationality
  • The applicant must have a bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in astronomy or physics
  • The applicant must have a good academic record
  • The applicant must have no other financial support (e.g. scholarships, grants) for his/her master’s study
  •  Applicants must have good command over English.

How to Apply:  Online

Documents required:

  • A brief statement motivating as well as explaining why the candidate satisfies the two conditions of
  1. a) Outstanding academic merit and
  2. b) Need for financial support.
  • The applicant must provide his/her full contact details

 Application Deadline: 1st of February (for students planning to start in September)


Quick Overview—————
Organization Leiden University


Fellowship Level Masters degree program
Country      Netherlands
Subject Areas Astronomy and Instrumentation
Fellowship Amount Illustrated above
Eligibility Open for non-Dutch applicants
Deadline 1st February  (Yearly)

Further information about the program:



More Information

Company Information
Connect with us

Assistant Professor (Chemistry): Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), Ministry of Defence,   Directorate of Civilian Personnel at Integrated Headquarters Navy is offering position of

Serra Húnter Programme (SHP): 53 Faculty positions

The Serra Húnter Programme (SHP) aims to hire highly qualified faculty staff whose academic records meet international standards in the

Denmark: Masters, PhD, Postdoc, Research, Faculty

Email Me Jobs Like These Showing 1–10 of 402 jobs DISCOVER (Biotech Research and Innovation Centre (BRIC): 8 fully-funded PhD

University of Twente: 18 PhD positions

University of Twente: 18 PhD positions Position 1: PhD position: Applying AI for decreased scan time in prostate cancer MRI

DISCOVER (Biotech Research and Innovation Centre (BRIC): 8 fully-funded PhD positions

The Biotech Research and Innovation Centre (BRIC) at the University of Copenhagen is inviting applications for International Doctoral Programme ‘Discovering

48 Faculty Positions: IGDTUW, Delhi

48 Faculty Positions: IGDTUW (Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University), Delhi IGDTUW is inviting Online Applications in the prescribed format from

BRIDGE-Translational Excellence Programme: Postdoc fellowships

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences at the University of Copenhagen is launching a novel postdoctoral programme – BRIDGE

Travel grants for short term visits by Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds, Germany

The Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds awards Travel Grants to junior researchers who are currently conducting an experimental project in basic biomedical

Aarhus University: Faculty/Scientific Positions; 48 Positions

Aarhus University: Faculty/Scientific Positions; 50 positions Position 1: Aarhus C, Dep. Mech. Prod. Eng. Postdoc in Digital Tools for Circularity

Novo Nordisk International Talent Program: University of Copenhagen

Novo Nordisk International Talent Program: University of Copenhagen. Novo Nordisk International Talent Program is a scholarship program set up to

Subscribe by email

Subscribe by Telegram