Calls for Orange Knowledge Programme Applications in the Philippines: Nuffic Short Courses and the Joint Tailor-Made Training (TMT)

Applications are now open for the the Orange Knowledge Programme for both Short Courses and Joint-TMT applications!

Scholarships are intended for participants living and working in the Philippines.

Purpose of Orange Knowledge Programme

This programme aims to advance the capacity, knowledge, and quality of both individuals and institutions of higher and vocational education.

A wide range of governmental, private and local NGO’s are eligible. Examples include educational institutions, planning agencies, national ministries, community-based organization and private enterprises.

The Orange Knowledge Programme was initiated and is fully funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the budget for development cooperation. Nuffic is responsible for the management of the Orange Knowledge Programme.

Call for Joint TMT Applications

The Orange Knowledge Programme-Tailor-Made Training promotes capacity building by providing training and education for professionals through short group training courses that are tailor-made to the specific needs of an organisation. They can also be used to train professionals who have a common training need, but who are not staff members of the same organisation. Specific target groups, such as marginalised groups, can receive tailor-made training, in a regional setting if needed.

For the requirements applicable to the coming deadline, kindly consult the call page on the website of Nuffic by clicking here .

Submission of Applications

Applications have to be submitted to Nuffic via the web application Delta. Please consult the link at the bottom of the page for submission of applications and list of requirements.

The next deadline for 2018 for  the Tailor-Made Training - Orange Knowledge programme of this embassy is 15 October 2018, 4.00 PM (16:00) CEST.


Nuffic is responsible for the assessment and selection, taking into account the recommendations of the embassy.

Call for Short Course Applications

Nuffic (The Netherlands Organisation for International Cooperation in Higher Education) offers fellowships for training courses in The Netherlands. These fellowships seek to develop and strengthen the skills, instincts, and abilities of professionals to enable their organisations and communities to succeed in an ever-changing world.

Course Offerings

The following training courses will be eligible:

  • Inclusive Service Delivery & the SDGs (18 – 29 March 2019)
  • Citizen Participation and Inclusive Governance (8 – 19 April 2019)
  • Integrity and Anti-Corruption (17 – 28 June 2019)

Application Process for Short Courses

Applications for the following OKP and MSP Scholarships will start on the 20th August 2018. The deadline for applications is the 18th October 2018 at 24h00.

In order to qualify for a Nuffic Fellowship, you must first obtain academic admission at The Hague Academy. Once your application has been assessed and admitted, you will receive further instructions to complete fellowship application. Please read the details of each programme carefully to ensure you meet all eligibility and application requirements.

For the submission of applications, please consult the instructions in the link indicated below

For further information and submission of applications

Please visit the Philippines' Netherlands and You page on the Orange Knowledge Program.