Frequently Asked Questions

On this page you will find the frequently asked questions about the application procedure for the STP courses.

Where can I find the application form and the course information?

The application form and the brochure will be published no later than two months before the start of the course. You will find the application instructions after downloading the application form. You will find the form on the download page of our website.

When will the selection results be disclosed?

All candidates selected and refused will be informed no later than four weeks after the deadline.

After completing the application form, I did not receive the necessary confirmation e-mail in order to print the application form. What can I do?

Please contact us via and we will send you the necessary data to complete your request.

I am not a national authority of any of the participating Shiraka countries. Can I apply?

We only accept requests from national authorities of the targeted countries of the Shiraka program of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs.