Gen-e 2023

Scholarship to Global School for Entrepreneurship


JA Europe and Unknown Group offer the winners of
the JA Student Companies competition 2 scholarships to join the BSc program of Global School for Entrepreneurship.

JA Europe and Unknown Group offers 2 scholarships of €15000,- for 2 individuals of the finalist teams. In order to be eligible for either of these scholarships, the recipient must fit the criteria above and is available only for the intake of September 2023.

The winners of the scholarship are selected by GS4E’s jury member during the Gen-e 2023 event. Should the winners not be eligible for the scholarship (does not meet our entry criteria, will not join our bachelor program), GS4E aims to offer the scholarship(s) to the next follow up winners of the GEN-E 2023 Final.

If more than 2 people of the winning team are selected and eligible, the total amount of the scholarship will be divided among the enrolled students.


Dutch diplomas: We can accept completed HAVO, VWO or MBO-4 diplomas; it is not required to provide an English language proficiency certificate such as IELTs.

International Baccalaureate / European Baccalaureate: We can accept the IB Diploma Programme and the IB Career Related Programme; no IELTS required. We also accept the European Baccalaureate. If English is one of the two main languages, IELTS is not required.

EU diplomas: We accept most EU qualifications which give access to higher education in your country. Students whose qualification is equated with the Dutch HAVO, VWO or MBO-4 diploma are exempted from needing to provide a sufficient English language proficiency certificate such as IELTS.

Non-EU diplomas: We can accept most non-EU qualifications which give access to higher education in your country. Our team will assess your high school diploma. If your non-NL qualification is not equated with the Dutch HAVO, VWO or MBO-4 diploma, IELTS is required in most cases; exceptions are made for qualifications obtained in the UK, Ireland, Canada, the US, New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, and some other English-speaking African nations.

If you do not meet the above requirements, we may be able to offer you an entrance test. Passing this test would allow you to join our Bachelor of Science, but only if you are 21 years old. Please contact us for more information:

English Language Requirements: Applicants that are required to submit an English Language proficiency certificate will need to have obtained any of the following minimum scores of IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 80 or FCE/CAE 169

Application Deadlines

EU/EEA: 1st of August for a September start
EU/EEA: 1st of February for a February start

NON-EU/EEA: 1st of June for a September start
NON-EU/EEA: 1st of December for a February start

As we are a privately held boutique University of Applied Sciences we are free to accept late applications. Please contact us as soon as possible as enrolment after the dates mentioned above could still be possible.