STAP subsidy

€1.000 STAP-budget for your Beeckestijn course

The STAP budget (Incentive for improvement of labour market position, STimulans ArbeidsmarktPositie, in Dutch) can be used for all courses from Beeckestijn. You can apply for a STAP budget of up to €1,000 per person annually.

      Sign in now & apply for budget on 1 may 2023

      There is no more STAP-budget availible for now.
      The next round starts at Monday, 1 May 2023.

      Do you have questions? Please let us know! 

      STAP-budget proces (in dutch)

      STAP-budget aanvragen - proces


      You are eligible for this budget if:

      • you can demonstrate ties with the Dutch labour market, and
      • you cannot apply for other forms of financing for education, such as student finance

      You can apply if:

      • you have not applied for the STAP Budget in the current calendar year
      • you are over 18 years of age
      • you do not receive old age pension (AOW)
      • you or your partner have the Dutch nationality, or the nationality of another EU country
      • you are covered by social security

      STAP application ROUNDS 2023

      Start  Startperiod course

      Tuesday, 28 February 2023
      until April 30th  at the latest

      29 March 2023 - 30 July 2023

      Monday, 1 May 2023
      until July 2nd  at the latest

      29 May 2023 - 30 September 2023
      Monday, 3 July 2023
      until September 3rd at the latest
      31 July 2023 - 30 November 2023
      Monday, 4 September 2023
      until October 31ts at the latest
      2 October 2023 - 31 January 2024
      Wednesday, 1 November 2023
      until December 31th at the latest
      29 November 2023 - 31 March 2024

      The governement has decided that there needs to be a 4 week gap between the moment you apply for the budget and the moment you start the course. 


      Do you need help?

      Please let us know if you have any questions of if you need help!