Scholarships available at RNTC Media Training Centre [Worldwide]

Scholarships available at RNTC Media Training Centre [Worldwide]

Experienced media professionals (minimum one year relevant working experience) from various countries can now apply for a KOP or MSP scholarship for the following RNTC courses:

Data Journalism (January 29 - February 16 and June 18 - July 6, 2018)

Broadcast Entrepreneur (January 29 - February 16, 2018)

Investigative Journalism (March 5 - March 23 and June 18 - July 6, 2018)

The Digital Content Creative (March 5 - March 23, 2018)

Media Campaigns for Development and Social Change (April 9 - April 27, 2018)

Producing Media to Counter Radicalisation (April 9 - April 27, 2018)

RNTC Media Training Centre

RNTC Media Training Centre has almost half a century of proven expertise in delivering state-of-the-art, career-changing courses and tailor-made trainings. We provide training for media professionals from all over the world: from journalists and programme-makers to social activists and communications professionals from non-governmental organisations. We teach our society-shaking courses in Hilversum, near Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

KOP and MSP scholarships

KOP (formerly known as NFP) stands for 'Kennisontwikkelingsprogramma' and these scholarships are available for 28 countries. MSP stands for ‘MENA (Middle East and North Africa) Scholarship Programme’ and is available for 10** countries. The KOP and MSP scholarships include a contribution towards the cost of living, the course fee, visa, travel and insurance. The scholarships are administered by Nuffic, the Netherlands Organization for International Cooperation in Higher Education.

** MSP is not currently open to applicants applying from Syria. Applicants with the Syrian nationality may apply if they are residing and working in one of the other MSP countries on the list.


The application procedure takes quite some time, so we advise you to start in time.

The deadline to apply is October 24, 2017 at 1 p.m. CET.

For more information, click here.