In addition to excellent academic results, the criteria for receiving a scholarship include civic engagement and special personal achievements, such as a student overcoming challenges or obstacles in his or her social or family background. Hence, the candidate’s social and family background is also taken into account. Both enrolled students and commencing students are eligible for the scholarship.
Funding is normally granted for at least 2 semesters but may be provided for a maximum time which covers the standard period of study.
Each scholar will receive €300 per month (€150 is supplied by private sponsors and €150 by the Federal Government). The Deutschlandstipendium is awarded irrespective of personal or parent income.
The deadline varies and is university-dependent (Annual).
First- and higher-semester students of all nationalities can apply directly to their university (in Germany) where The universities organize the selection process, select the successful candidates and approach potential sponsors with financial assistance from the Federal Government.
For detailed information about the application and the scholarship, please visit the official website or contact the E-mail: