Netherlands Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya

NFP Tailor-Made Training programme 2016

It is our pleasure to announce a new call for the NFP tailor-made training programme for 1st October 2016. See also: . This call is only open to joint proposals of requesting organisations in NFP countries together with Dutch training providers. Co-funding of at least 20% of the total cost of the course is again required. New is that we will give a bonus to proposals with at least 3% funding by the requesting organisation or by a third party (or both together).

The EP-Nuffic contribution is maximum 80%, and it cannot exceed € 75,000 per TMT


The Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) promote capacity building by providing training and education for professionals. The NFP was initiated and is fully funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the budget for development cooperation. EP-Nuffic is responsible for the management of the NFP.


The Tailor-Made Training programme (TMT) is one of the modalities of the NFP. A tailor-made training course is designed to meet specific needs of a requesting organisation. 


 You can find more information and an overview of the criteria for TMT on the EP-Nuffic website .

Embassy’s policy and priorities

This embassy will review incoming applications and recommend them to EP-Nuffic in line with embassy policy and priorities, which are focused on the following sectors:

  • Food Security
  • Water
  • Security and Rule of Law


Interested and eligible organisations are invited to participate in the TMT programme.

Training possibilities

For the requirements applicable to the coming deadline, kindly consult the call page on the website of EP-Nuffic:

How to submit

Applications have to be submitted to the embassy at . The next deadline for the NFP TMT programme of this embassy is 1st October 2016.


Unfortunately the budget for the TMT programme is limited. By consequence a limited number of applications can be subsidised. EP-Nuffic is responsible for the assessment and selection, taking into account the recommendations of the embassy.