Visiting Professors Programme (VPP)

The Visiting Professors Programme enables outstanding foreign researchers to spend time working in the Netherlands. The programme acts as an incentive for Dutch science and scholarship.

The Visiting Professors Programme was established in 2008.

What does it cover?

The Academy funds a research budget and covers the Visiting Professor’s travel and accommodation expenses. The Dutch university acts as the host organisation.



Who is it for?

Foreign researchers (eminent in their field or rising stars)

How to apply?

Academy members, researchers working at Academy institutes, members of The Young Academy and Academy Professors may nominate foreign researchers (top researchers and promising talents) for the Visiting Professors Programme.

Note: The final application round for the Visiting Professors Programme will start on 1 May 2018. The deadline is 1 November 2018. The Visiting Professors Programme will end after that round.