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​CFA Society Netherlands cooperates with CFA Institute, Kaplan Schweser and its University Partners to offer a number of scholarship opportunities to deserving candidates and students in the Netherlands. If you are interested please contact us at

Study Materials Scholarships

In cooperation with Kaplan Schweser, CFA Society Netherlands annually offers up to 6 Kaplan Schweser​ study materials scholarships, as well as 3 Women in Finance scholarships spread over all exam levels. Under the scholarship the costs of basic study materials are waived or greatly reduced, excluding mailing costs and taxes.

If you are interested in the scolarship or if you would like more information, please send us an email.

CFA Institute Access Scholarships

In collaboration with CFA Institute approximately 15 needs-based scholarships are offered annually for the CFA Program in the Netherlands.  The scholarship covers the one-time CFA Program enrollment fee (if applicable) and redu​ces the exam registration fee (includes access to the curriculum eBook) to US$250. The online application is available from 20 September 2023 – 31 August 2024. Your application is accepted and reviewed by CFA Institute and CFA Society Netherlands.

Visit the CFA Insitute website Access Scholarships page ​​to ​complete the application form or to learn more about the eligibility requirements, important enrollment information or the Access​ Scholarship Official Rules​.  ​

Other Scholarships

Offered by CFA Institute role-based Scholarships​ waive the one-time CFA Pro​​gram enrollment fee (if applicable) and reduce the exam registration fee (includes access to the curriculum eBook) to US$350. The scholarships are role-based opportunities available to qualified applicants* in the following categories:

• Women interested in obtaining the CFA charter
• Employees of qualified regulatory agencies​
• College/university faculty and professors
• Media organization employees
• Students attending a CFA Insti​tute Affiliated University.
• CIPM candidates

* In order to meet the application requirements you must include proof of your current receipt of a CFA Scholarship from your local society in addition to proof of your registration for the current CFA® Program exam.

University Partner Scholarships

Universities who participate in the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program receive a number of scholarships annually to award to their students. If you are enrolled in the CFA-track of Rotterdam School of Management, Tilburg University, University of Amsterdam or Utrecht University, contact your program director to apply for the scholarship or learn more on the CFA Institute website​.​​

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