Orange Knowledge Programme (OKP)

The Orange Knowledge Programme merges the Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) and NICHE into a single integrated approach.

The Orange Knowledge Programme aims to advance the development of the capacity, knowledge and quality of both individuals and institutions in higher and vocational education. 

Start-up phase - Short Courses

The first round of OKP scholarships consisted of scholarships for Short Courses. Applications for this round closed on 30 November 2017.

More information about OKP countries and deadlines will become available in the first quarter of 2018.


General documents 

Obligations for OKP fellowship holders(155 kB) - for Nov 2017 application round

OKP NFP Information for applicants(115 kB) - for Nov 2017 application round

Funding and management

The 5-year programme is initiated and funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and managed by Nuffic.

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