Margriet Schreuders

Director Student Services Centre at Maastricht University and former Head of Charities at the Dutch Postcode Lottery

Margriet Schreuders is director of the Student Services Centre at Maastricht University. Until the beginning of this year, Margriet was head of the charity department at the Dutch Charity Lotteries (Dutch Postcode Lottery, FriendsLottery). The department is responsible for the relationship management with the supported organisations, and advises the Board of Directors and the Supervisory Board of the Lotteries on all allocations. 


Since 2018, she has also been a member of the Executive Committee of the American organisation Education Cannot Wait, which promotes education in disaster and war zones. In the same year, she became a member of the Advisory Council of The Elders, the independent group of world leaders working together for peace, justice and human rights.

For several years, Margriet was chairperson of the preliminary jury of the Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge. 

Margriet studied Dutch language and literature at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam.