L-EARN for Impact Scholarship

The L-EARN for Impact Scholarship is open to students from developing countries as listed in the World Bank overview.



  • Your home country is one of the Developing Countries on the World Bank's list;
  • You are an excellent student according to Erasmus MC standards. The average grade should be the equivalent to the Dutch grade of 8.0 on the Dutch grading scale of 1 to 10;
  • You have recent relevant work experience after earning a Bachelor’s degree;
  • You are applying for a full-time master at Erasmus University Rotterdam.


Your home country is a Developing Country according to the World Bank list.

Level of study


Scholarship / Grant amount

Between € 10,000 and € 22,000 (including statutory fee)

Students who have to pay the institutional tuition fee will receive an additional fee waiver of their faculty

Background Information

The scholarship (max 22,000 euro) is open to individuals from developing countries with relevant professional experience and a history of supporting their countries’ development efforts applying to a Master’s degree program. Upon completing the master program the awardees commit to return to their home country to use their new skills and contribute to their countries’ social and economic development.

How to apply

Interested candidates can apply by sending the following in one Pdf file:

  • a letter of motivation (including how you think you answer to the requirements for this scholarship);
  • your CV;
  • a most recent grades list; 
  • and a budget plan.

to Ms. Gonny Pasaribu, e-mail: internationaloffice@erasmusmc.nl. Please use the following file name: <Last Name, First Name (name of research master).pdf>.


March 15, 2020

More details & contact

International Office Erasmus MC: internationaloffice@erasmusmc.nl
Scholarship Office EUR: scholarships@eur.nl