SCHOLARSHIPS IN TAIWAN
Support for future talent
Learn about the ASML Elite Scholarship
ASML supports your future.
Each year, eight outstanding students in science, engineering and business are selected to receive the ASML Elite Scholarship.
Recipients get financial support and learning opportunities to grow their professional knowledge and personal skills. The scholarship encourages Taiwanese students to be innovative, tackle challenges and keep learning.
"This program provides you the greatest opportunity to view broadly, learn deeply, and keep moving forward."
ASML Elite Scholarship recipient
Applications for the ASML Elite Scholarship will open on June 15, 2021.
ASML Elite Scholarship details
The ASML Elite Scholarship is open to Taiwanese students with creative minds, a love of challenges, and a thirst for personal and professional development.
What you get
Financial support of NT$150,000 per year for each of the two years of the full-time master’s degree study
Online English courses
A personal ASML mentor to guide personal development
Introduction to ASML’s business, specialists and knowledge
A summer internship at ASML
Be an ASML campus ambassador
During the scholarship program, we ask all recipients to become campus ambassadors for ASML, where they support our campus recruitment activities.
The ASML Elite Scholarship is open to Taiwanese students who intend to pursue a master’s degree in a science and technology or business management field at a university anywhere in the world. We’re looking for students whose undergraduate performance meets at least one of the following criteria:
85 average grade score
Ranking within 15% in the department
Fields of study
Science and engineering
Computer science or software/information engineering
Nanotechnology, nanoscience or nanomaterials
Business management (or related to technology management)
Elite Scholarship application process
Applications open in June and end in September every year. You’ll need to complete the online application and submit required materials (including a resume, transcript and study plan) as well as a one-minute self-introduction video.
2. First selection round
We make selections based on academic performance, extracurricular activities, and your self-introduction video. We’ll let you know by email if you’re selected to proceed to the second round.
3. Selection days
In this second round, you will participate in the Master Class and have an English-language interview with the selection board at the Hsinchu office.
4. Scholarships offer
We’ll let you know by email or phone if you’ve been selected to receive the ASML Elite Scholarship.
Frequently asked questions about the ASML Elite Scholarship
May I apply for the Elite Scholarship in advance, such as during my bachelor’s degree?
Yes, the scholarship program is open to new master’s degree students, including students who started their program earlier the same year.
May I apply for the Elite Scholarship program if I am pursuing my master’s degree overseas?
Yes. As long as you are a Taiwanese student, you are qualified to apply for the scholarship program no matter which university you will study at.
Should the self-introduction video be in English?
You may submit your video in either Chinese or English. However, you are highly recommended to use English to demonstrate your proficiency in the language – and you will get bonus points for doing so!
What should I include in the self-introduction video?
Include a brief introduction about yourself and your previous experience. Additionally, you should explain your motivation for applying for the Elite Scholarship program and how your experience and research relate and can contribute to ASML.
Is the summer internship mandatory?
Yes, you must complete the summer internship. You will also be assigned as a ASML campus ambassador to support campus recruitment activities.