You are eligible for STAP-budget if you comply with the following:
You have not yet received a STAP budget this calendar year;
You are more than 18 years old;
You do not receive a state pension (AOW);
You or your partner have Dutch nationality or another nationality of a country within the European Union;
You have Dutch national insurance (volksverzekering). Have you lived, worked or received benefits in the Netherlands for at least 6 months in the past 27 months? Then you are insured under the national insurance scheme.
For more information, see the official UWV STAP website.