Grants & application forms

The Erasmus Trustfonds has a yearly available budget to co-foster research and education projects at the Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) for faculties / departments / institutes, employees, undergraduates within a student-organisation or for individual postgraduate students (PhDs and sometimes for Masters). Our grants are given as a gift whereas our sponsorships are part of our branding.
The Erasmus Trustfonds awards approximately 400 grants annually and support PhDs and excellent students and groups of Bachelor and Master students. The Erasmus Trustfonds only supports research / education projects organised by the Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), its Faculties and / or Institutes.

Awards, which include grants, prizes and scholarships when available, are offered to selected EUR students at PhD, Master and undergraduate level, in all subjects and at all Faculties / Institutions of the EUR.
For any further information regarding scholarships availability please visit as the Erasmus Trustfonds is not active in any award processing related to scholarships which are available.

Please note as of 1st January 2017 the Erasmus Trustfonds will no longer consider proposals submitted via mail and the only way to submit your proposal will be via email.

The Erasmus Trustfonds has following procedures for grant applying available:
(Please feel free to submit your application in English or Dutch)

Application form 1: Research visit

Application form 2: Conference participation grant

Application form 3: Collective study tours grant

Application form 4: Other activities

Application form 5: Research Projects


A.A. van Beek Fonds

In case you want to apply for a grant for a student exchange, please make use of the forms of the A.A. van Beek Fonds. You will find them here.