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A Scientific Researcher is someone who works under directive 2005/71/EC as a:
and who will be conducting research at a research institution in the Netherlands. This research institution is a recognised sponsor by the IND. Recognised employers are listed in the Public Register of Recognised Sponsors.
A Scientific Researcher will:
have an employment contract or hosting agreement with a research institution.
will earn sufficient income. This income is independent and long-term. Does the researcher not get paid by the research institute? Then they receive income from another source, for example a grant or sponsor payments, or has enough money on a bank account for the whole duration of their stay in the Netherlands.
For more information, please visit the IND website.