Spatial, Transport and Environmental Economics

Tackle problems of cities and regions, transport, and the environment - from an economic viewpoint

Piet Rietveld Scholarship

The Piet Rietveld Scholarship was established by the School of Business and Economics and the Department of Spatial Economics in memory of the late Professor Piet Rietveld (1952-2013), Head of the Department of Spatial Economics in the years 2002-2013. The master's programme offers a yearly single scholarship for an excellent student in the programme originating from a developing country. Especially Indonesian students are encouraged to apply.

The scholarship covers the yearly tuition fee, and provides an allowance of € 3000 towards living costs.

1 April (each year)

Fields of study
Eligible candidates should be admitted to the Spatial, Transport and Environmental Economics master’s degree programme at VU Amsterdam.

Note that successful applicants for the scholarship must have a minimum level of English in order to obtain a visa.

How to apply
Send a CV, a Grade List, and a Letter of Motivation to the following e-mail address:

Please apply simultaneously for admittance to the master's programme, insofar as you have not done so already.