As of March 1st students that have graduated from a Dutch university or one of the international top universities can apply for a Search Year within 3 years after their graduation. Previously this was only 1 year. With this type of residence permit, the applicant is free to reside and to work in the Netherlands. Not only students can apply for the Orientation Year, but scientific researchers who have completed their research can also apply.
For more information, look at the website of the IND (Dutch Immigration Authorities):
For a stay in the Netherlands of a maximum of 90 days Peruvian nationals do not need a visa anymore. This new rule has been in effect since March 15th, 2016.
April 27 - Kings Day
May 5 - Liberation Day/Ascension Day
May 16 - Pentecost
These holidays might cause some delays in the application procedures.
More information can be found on the website: www.taalakkoord.nl (only in Dutch)