Recognised STAP educator
- Receive up to € 1.000,- STAP budget

STAP-Budget Makeup Artist Course

Receive a discount of up to €1000 on our Makeup Artist Courses and the ON SET Hairstyling Course with STAP-Budget

From March 1, 2022 there will be a subsidy in the Netherlands - STAP Budget from the government - with which you can receive a subsidy of up to €1000 for registered courses. The professional courses of Art of Colors makeup artist school are listed in this register.

What is the STAP budget?

The STAP budget is a funding for your education. The maximum amount is €1000 and you can apply for it once a year.

Pay attention! The STAP Budget subsidy must be requested timely (sometimes 2.5 months before you start your training). Register early or inquire in advance whether you can apply for the STAP-Budget for the course you prefer.

For whom is the STAP budget?

If you live in the Netherlands and have a BSN number, you probably meet the criteria:

  • You are an EU citizen or a partner of an EU citizen
  • You are between 18 and 67 years old
  • You are covered by the Dutch national insurance. Have you lived, worked or received income in the Netherlands for at least six months in the past 24 months? Then you are insured for the national insurance schemes. The period of six months is counted from three months before the month in which you requested a STAP budget.
  • At the time of the application, you don't receive any other funding in the field of education from the Dutch government (such as student grants, teachers' grants, etc.)
  • You have not yet received the STAP budget this year

How does it work?

You can request the STAP budget in 4 easy steps

Step 1: Register for the Makeup Artist training course at Art of Colors by choosing your preferred start date.

Step 2: On the day before May 1st, you will receive a reminder from us with your Art of Colors student number, with which you can request your START-Budget.

Step 3: To apply for a STAP-Budget you need a DigID. Don't have a DigiD yet? Request it now.

Step 4: When you are allocated the STAP budget, we will deduct the amount from the tuition fee.

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