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Scholarships to the Netherlands



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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SCHOLARSHIPS TO THE NETHERLANDS

Three scholarships are being offered by the Netherlands Government to postgraduate students wishing to study at a university or other institution of higher learning in the Netherlands during 1971-72.

The scholarships which are normally awarded for a period of ten months are open to students who have graduated from, or are at least in the final year of, courses at universities or other tertiary institutions. There is no restriction on the fields of study.

Under the terms of the scholarships approximately $A250 is provided for international travel costs, $Al25 per month for maintenance, $A50 towards the cost of necessary books and equipment; also allowances are provided to cover the cost of travel within the Netherlands and medical expenses. Furthermore, fees will be paid for scholarship holders attending selected universities and institutions of higher learning.

Application forms and further information may be obtained from the Secretary, Department of Education and Science, P.O. Box 826, Canberra City, A.C.T. 2601. The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 27 November, 1970.

25 September1970