Health insurance can be expensive, but there is a health insurance subsidy that you can apply for if you don’t earn too much money. This subsidy is called the “Zorgtoeslag”. Most students are eligible for it, so it is likely that you will be able to receive this subsidy.
The zorgtoeslag a form of monthly benefits that cover most if not all of your monthly health insurance costs. In order to check if you are eligible please consult this website.
Download our guidance document below which shows you all the necessary steps for applying for the health insurance subsidy. Please take into account that you need to have a DigiD account to apply for health insurance in this way.