ALSP beurs

Named in honor of the former TU/e President, the Amandus H. Lundqvist Scholarship Program (ALSP) awards scholarships to excellent students who have been admitted to a TU/e Master’s program. The scholarships are awarded to students who have achieved the highest grades from their previous education and are highly motivated to follow a TU/e Master’s program. ALSP is open to students with a previous education at world-renowned universities outside the Netherlands and to TU/e Bachelor’s students who will follow a TU/e Master’s.

The information on this page is for students currently enrolled in their final year of a TU/e Bachelor’s program and who will start their TU/e Master’s in September.

The ALSP scholarship covers the two years of the Master's degree program at the TU/e and will pay your tuition fee and a contribution to your living expenses of €5,000 for each year of the two years of the Master's program (a total of €10,000 for the 2 year Master's program plus your full tuition fee).

How to apply

Deliver the following documents (on paper) to the ESA student administration Desk (MetaForum) for the attention of Tanja Krijgh:

  • Grade list of your study results in the Bachelor’s program to date (download from Osiris or by asking your Department’s student administration);
  • A calculation of your weighter grade average of all courses up to and including year 3, 1st quartile*. Your grade average must be mentioned in your motivation letter.
  • Curriculum Vitae;a
  • Motivation letter (maximum ¾ A4, letter type 11).

Please note: In your motivation letter please make clear which TU/e Master’s program you intend to follow, stating clearly your motivation for this Master and what your career steps will be after you have successfully completed the Master’s program.

Deadline for all documents to be received: Friday February 15th,.


  1. In January, TU/e Bachelor’s students with a GPA of 80% or higher will be invited by the ESA International Office to submit an application for the ALSP scholarship
  2. Candidates submit all of the above-mentioned documents by February 15th at the latest.
  3. The ALSP selection committee will review the applications and select the students with the highest grades and best motivation.
  4. All applicants will be informed mid-April if they are through to the next stage of the selection procedure.
  5. Selected students will be asked mid-April to complete a questionnaire on their personality and characteristics. Full information on the content of the online questionnaire will be sent to candidates at the same time as the questionnaire. As a result of this questionnaire, an interview might follow.
  6. The TU/e Scholarship Selection Committee will then decide which students will be awarded a scholarship.
  7. Candidates will be informed if they have been awarded an ALSP scholarship at the beginning of May 2018.

Please note

  • ALSP scholarships are awarded for a specific Master's program (as indicated by the candidate in the application documents) starting in a specific academic year and cannot be transferred to other Master's programs or another starting date.
  • Continuation of the scholarship during the two years of the Master's program depends on the academic achievements of the student. The student’s academic results will be assessed in the spring following the start of the program.
  • ALSP scholarships are not available to Master's students who are already enrolled at TU/e.

* Your grade average may only include major courses, electives and basic coursers up to and including year 3, 1st quartile.  Do not include courses taken extracurricular.