Individual scholarships - Orange Knowledge Programme

The Orange Knowledge Programme offers individual scholarships to mid-career professionals in eligible countries.

Scholarship applicant?

If you want to apply for an individual scholarship you can find all candidate information on our Study in Holland website.

Deadline overview 2018

See a complete overview of all dates for each deadline:

Orange Knowledge Programme deadline overview short courses and masters 2018‌ (166.7 kB)

Current application round


August 2018 deadline dates

  • Deadline course registration in Hodex/SK123:
    15 May 2018
  • Course detail check in Atlas:
    7 June 2018, 2:00 am
  • Registration period candidates:
    7 June – 2 August 2018
  • Deadline nomination candidates by Dutch institutions:
    2 August 2018, 11:00 pm
  • Embassies check eligibility and assess application:
    3 August – 4 September 2018
  • Selection results:
    11 September 2018
  • Grant Award:
    25 September 2018

Information previous application rounds

First Orange Knowledge tailor-made training grants

16 August 2018
The results of the first call for tailor-made trainings (TMTs) in the Orange Knowledge Programme have been published. 32 proposals were granted in this call, which closed in June 2018.

South Africa and the Netherlands sustain cooperation in vocational education

6 December 2017
South Africa and the Netherlands have worked together intensively on improving technical and vocational education and training sector (TVET) since 2006.