International schools in the Netherlands and Dutch schools wanting to develop activities in the field of internationalisation (primary, secondary as well as senior secondary vocational education) can apply for a financial contribution from the Foundation for International Education in the Netherlands (SIO)

If you believe a certain activity of your school deserves consideration for a contribution based on the criteria, please use the form to submit a request to the Board. Both the subsidy criteria and the application form can be downloaded by clicking on the links below.

You can send the form to: Prinses Irenelaan 11, 2341 TP Oegstgeest. Of course you can also apply by mail (

Please, note the final date of filing the application is the 1st of March, as mentioned in the subsidy criteria.
For the record: the annual budget of SIO amounts to approx. 50,000 Euro. In practice this budget is often allocated to several activities, which gives an indication of the financial expectations applicants can foster.

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application form РAanvraag formulier