SELECTION CRITERIAStudents who meet all the eligibility criteria and are ranked highest on the basis of the selection criteria will be proposed by the award committee as a candidate for the scholarship. The following criteria will be taken into account for the selection of students for a scholarship:
It is essential that the motivation and the career goals of the candidate focus on development of relevant goals which are dealt within the science program. Not only previously obtained academic results are key, but also the potential of the candidate to act as a ‘change agent’ in our country after completion of the bachelor program.
The selection committee will aim at a relative balance between the number of male and female candidates awarded a SER scholarship
In a case of two equally qualified candidates, preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate that they belong to a disadvantaged group or area or an ethnic or social minority group.
Previously awarded scholarships
Preference will be given to candidates who have never received a scholarship