NUFFIC Eligible Programs

The Dutch government offers full scholarships administered by NUFFIC for a selection of MSM's short executive programmes.

The NUFFIC OKP & MSP application window is open and closes on 05 September 2023 (16.00 CEST). 

PLEASE NOTE, the deadline for submitting your application into the MSM online application portal is 03 September 2023

We have changed our application procedure:

For the OKP/MSP application round you need to follow the next steps:

1. Check if you are eligible for OKP 
    Check if you are eligible for MSP

2. Submit your application to MSM first via the online application portal 

3. Your application will be reviewed by MSM. Within 3 working days you will receive a message from MSM whether your application is suitable for a NUFFIC application or not.

​4. If your application meets the NUFFIC requirements, you will receive a link to get access to the Delta system where you can submit your NUFFIC application.

Below an overview of the programmes that are part of the current application round.

How to apply for a NUFFIC OKP & MSP scholarship?

For more information about how to start your application:

1. Click on the programme below that fits your professional need.

2. Click on the “Admission” tab to check if you are eligible for an OKP or MSP scholarship and which documents to upload.

3. Click on the “How to apply” tab to find all necessary information about how to submit your application.

Private Sector Development (Location Indonesia)

Through this blended programme, you will get a better understanding of how the private sector in emerging economies can be developed. It will offer considerable space to reflect upon and discuss past and present PSD development efforts.

  • Certificate of participation
  • Blended programme
  • Online part: 05 February - 01 March 2024 / Face-to-face part 04 - 08 March 2024 (for OKP & applicants only)
  • 4 week online, 5 days face-to-face
Digital Transformation & Big Data | Maastricht School of Management
Digital Transformation & Big Data

The goal of this programme is to teach business leaders, managers and team leaders the concepts they need to change their companies into a data-driven company and gives them the first encounter with tools their staff-members will use.

  • Certificate
  • Certificate of participation
  • 19 February - 01 March 2024 (for OKP & MSP applicants)
  • 10 days
gestion-de-projet-et-developpement-des-pme-agricoles I Maastricht School of Management
Gestion de Projet et Développement des PME Agricoles

Le cours de développement des petites entreprises agroalimentaires met en lumière les nombreux défis que les petites entreprises doivent surmonter.

  • Certificat de participation
  • Programme mixte
  • 04 Mars - 29 Mars 2024 (en ligne) / 08 - 12 Avril 2024 et 15 - 19 Avril 2024 (face à face) - Pour les candidats OKP et MSP
  • 4 semaines en ligne - 10 jours face à face
Strategic Leadership and Change Management

This programme informs you on the most relevant aspects of effective strategic leadership and change management. It will provide the tools and instrument to develop and implement effective strategies and to design effective change programmes.

  • Certificate of participation
  • Full-time
  • 18 - 29 March 2024 (for MSP applicants only)
  • 10 days
Women empowerment and entrepreneurship policy │ Maastricht School of Management
Women and youth empowerment and entrepreneurship policy

This programme focuses on the most relevant aspects of gender related issues, assessments and analyses, stimulating the participation of women in business and private sector. Furthermore, there will be a special focus for youth empowerment.

  • Certificate of participation
  • Full-time
  • 27 May - 07 June 2024 (for OKP & MSP applicants)
  • 10 days