Orange Knowledge Programme
The Orange Knowledge Programme aims to contribute to a society's sustainable and inclusive development. Its scholarships are open to mid-career professionals in specific countries.
Scholarships are available for a selection of :
· Shortcourses (duration 2 weeks to 12 months)
· Master's programmes (duration 12 to 24 months).
Funding and management :
This 5-year programme is initiated and funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and managed by Nuffic.
Who can apply :
The Orange Knowledge Programme individual scholarships are open to mid-career professionals, who are nationals of - and living and working in - the following countries:
Afghanistan, Albania, Armenia, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Colombia, Congo (DRC), Cuba, Egypt, Ethiopia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Liberia, Mali, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Macedonia, Pakistan, Palestinian Territories, Peru, Philippines, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Uganda, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
The 3 candidate application rounds for individual scholarships are :
- Round 1 : closed
- Round 2 : 13 May-30 June (for masters starting between 24 November - 27 July 2021 and short courses starting between 24 November - 22 February 2021)
- Round 3 : 2 September-13 October (only for short courses starting between 23 February - 27 July 2021)