Obtain academic admission for the MPH / HE. Only accepted applicants can apply for this scholarship. If you have not yet obtained academic admission to the masters programme of your choice please make sure to apply as soon as possible for admission in our online application system via the webpage of the masters programme. (your evaluation will be given priority) (Please note that this scholarship is only available for the full-time programme for the Master of Public Health and Health Equity)
After you have been admitted to the masters programme, upload the following documents in your existing file to the KIT online application system:
A motivation letter: Why you are applying to the KIT Fund and how you plan to use the skills acquired to the advantage of the public case. Please also indicate also if you are applying for on the above mentioned thematic focus areas or not. (Upload your letter in your file in KIT online application system with clear title: ‘Your name, Motivation KIT Fund 2024-2025’)
Write a 500-700 word essay describing a a public health problem that you have experienced in the last two years that you would like to discuss or address in the course. Explain how this problem has consequences for the community and the health system. (This can optionally be on one of the above mentioned thematic focus areas). Upload your essay in your file in online application system with clear title: ‘Your name, Essay KIT Fund 2024-2025’
An updated CV with contact information (e-mail, telephone nr, mobile phone nr so we can contact you easily for a telephone interview)
Please note that your application will NOT be processed if these documents are not part of your application file and if the previous steps were not followed. Upload your documents in the online application system before 24 May 2024
If you experience problems with uploading of the 3 required documents for your scholarship application in the online application system, then please try a few times. You need to upload them under ‘Other documents’.
If you keep facing problems with uploading, you can send an e-mail with your 3 documents to firstname.lastname@example.org. We are not able to process documents received after Friday 24 May 2024, 12.00 noon (Amsterdam time). Thank you for your understanding.
After uploading the required documents in step 2, fill in the application form via the link below at the latest 24 May 2024
(ONLY fill in the form after you followed all actions from step 2)
Complete applications will be reviewed in week 1 of June 2024 and applicants will be notified of the results and contacted for a telephone interview. A final selection is made in week 2 of June 2024. The selected applicant will have to agree with the rules and regulations of the KIT Fund and the obligations for this scholarship within 8 days of being selected. Not adhering to this will result in the offer of the scholarship to the next candidate on the reserve list of the scholarship.
Complete applications will be reviewed and applicants will be notified of the results and contacted for a telephone interview if on shortlist.
IMPORTANT: Please note that no correspondence (or other communication by phone) is possible about this opportunity and your application. If you follow the above application period exactly as indicated you will automatically be informed of the status of your application. Thank you for your understanding.
More information on KIT Fund and its rules and regulations.