LWM specific fellowships

Eligible applicants who have received a letter of academic admission are very much encouraged to apply for both the Austrian and Netherlands fellowship programmes – since it is increasing the applicant chances to obtain a fellowship significantly!

Note: Deadline for ADC and OKP fellowship application is 1st February 2018

Austrian Development Cooperation

  • Fellowships are given with priority to applicants from the following countries: Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Burkina Faso, Mozambique, Bhutan, Georgia, Armenia, Moldova, Albania, Kosovo, Palestinian Territories
  • It is important to read the information given on the website before your apply. Please contact the IPGL-Office to ask about application procedure: ipgl@boku.ac.at

Orange Knowledge Program

  • Candidates should be nominated by their employer, who pledges to continue payment of their salary and hold their job for them while they are studying in the Netherlands. 
  • It is important to read the information given on the website, before your apply. Please contact Ineke Melis to ask about application procedure: i.melis@un-ihe.org

Further fellowship possibilities


The Foundation accepts applications from nationals of the following countries: Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Syria, Egypt, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Madagascar and Mozambique. 

More information HERE


The Grants Database provides an overview of various grants.

More information HERE

LPDP (Indonesia Endowment Fund for Education)

For students with Indonesian nationality, graduated from an accredited Indonesian university or an overseas university acknowledged by the Indonesian Higher Education Directorate (DIKTI), maximum age 35. 

More information HERE

NUFFIC (Netherlands organisation for international cooperation in higher education)

Grant finder 

More information HERE

OEAD (Austrian Agency for International Cooperation in Education and Research)

Austrian database for scholarships and research grants

More information HERE

OFID (The OPEG Fund for International Development) Scholarship Award

The OFID Scholarship Award is given to an undergraduate student from any developing country to pursue higher education in a relevant field of development at any recognized university or college.

More information HERE


The Terra Viva Grants Directory is an information service about international grant funding for agriculture, energy, environment, and natural resources in the developing world. It helps grant seekers expand their thinking about where to look for funding.

More information HERE