1 Fulbright/NAF Pediatric Cancer Award
Accepted Degree LevelsBachelor's
Grant PeriodFall Start
The Netherland-America Foundation supports special grants to benefit pedatric cancer research.
Applications for grants of 6 to 9 months, starting September 1, will be considered.
Graduates or students from schools of medicine and students pursuing graduate studies or research in the basic clinical or pharmaceutical sciences with application to the field of oncology will be considered. Also students in biomedical sciences, psychology and other fields are considered, if their research is in the field of pediatric cancer.
Accepted Degree Levels
Foreign Language Proficiency
Additional Information: Dutch language proficiency is not required, but is useful at the time of arrival. Some study of Dutch prior to arrival is encouraged in order to promote deeper engagement with the host community.
Fulbright Proposal Types
Applicants are responsible for arranging their own affiliations. A good starting point is one of the following 8 pediatric oncology centers.
- Emma Kinderziekenhuis AMC - Amsterdam / VU MC Amsterdam
- UMC Groningen Koningin Beatrix Kinderkliniek - Groningen
- Willem-Alexander Kinder- en Jeugdcentrum - Leiden
- UMC St. Radboud Amalia Kinderziekenhuis - Nijmegen
- ErasmusMC - Sophia Kinderziekenhuis - Rotterdam
- Wilhelmina Kinderziekenhuis - Utrecht
- Princess Máxima Center for Pediatric Oncology - Utrecht
Please see this link for grant amounts. No tuition fees will be charged for research students.
Grantees are responsible for finding housing themselves. The host university may be able to help with this, but this is not guaranteed.
Dual citizens of this country are not eligible
Residency in host country not permitted in year prior to grant
Special Application Instructions
In your Fulbright online application, for Award Name please select NAF Childhood Cancer Research from the drop down menu.