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Mandela Scholarship Fund
Leiden University, The Netherlands

Scholarship / Financial aid: international travel costs of 1000+living allowance of 800 per month+insurance

Date: 1 semester

Deadline: 1 April 2015

Open to: Exchange and Study Abroad students from South Africa

Announcement follows

For Whom
For Exchange and Study Abroad students from South Africa who would like to come to Leiden University to pursue their studies for 1 semester. The scholarship will be awarded for a maximum of 5 months.

Applicants must be:

Permanent residents of South Africa
Enrolled at a South African University
Accepted for a semester program at Leiden University as an exchange or Study Abroad student
Willing to upgrade or extend their knowledge in order to make a contribution towards the development of South Africa
Committed to returning to their country after their study period at Leiden University

Scholarship Amount
Exchange students

International travel costs: 1000
Living allowance : 800 per month (max. 5 months)
Insurance: will be sponsored by AON Student Insurance and arranged by Student and Educational Affairs

Study Abroad Students

Tuition fee: actual fee
International travel costs: 1000
Living allowance: 800 per month (max. 5 months)
Insurance: will be sponsored by AON Student Insurance and arranged by Student and Educational Affairs

Application Procedure
The required application documents are:

Application form (in Word-Format) (including a letter of Motivation)
Admission letter for a Study Abroad or exchange programme at Leiden University
2 original letters of recommendation (of which one should be from an academic staff member)
Transcript of academic records
Up-to-date Curriculum vitae
Photocopy of your valid passport and any other passports, if you have dual nationality
Copy of results of other scholarship/grant applications
Proof that you can support yourself financially if the Mandela Scholarship is not sufficient to cover all expenses. Proof can be: a letter stating that you receive a student grant mentioning the exact amount you receive; or a recent bank statement in your own name showing that you have sufficient funds to cover your expenses in The Netherlands; or a notary statement declaring that your parents have sufficient funds to support you.


1 October 2014 for programs starting in February 2015
1 April 2015 for programs starting in September 2015

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