High-achieving students from around the world who want to study Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs at public and state-recognized universities in Germany can apply for the Deutschlandstipendium, Germany’s largest public-private partnership scholarship program. Many universities and private sponsors also provide assistance to holders of the Deutschlandstipendium through concurrent mentoring programs, networking events, and internships.
Institution(s) hosting: Higher education institutions in Germany
Level of study/Field(s) of study: Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in any subject are available at German universities.
Scholarships awarded: It is not specified.
Group to target: Students from all over the world who are highly motivated and dedicated
Scholarship worth and inclusions:
Funding is typically provided for at least two semesters, but may be extended to cover the standard period of study. The university reviews whether the scholarship holder still meets the award criteria and whether private funding will be available at two semester intervals. Each scholar will receive €300 per month (150 euros from private sponsors and 150 euros from the federal government). The Deutschlandstipendium is given regardless of personal or parental income.
Aside from excellent academic performance, the criteria for receiving a scholarship include civic engagement and exceptional personal achievements, such as overcoming challenges or obstacles in one’s social or family background. As a result, the candidate’s social and family background is also considered. The scholarship is open to both current and prospective students.
Instructions for use:
Students from all nationalities can apply directly to their university for the first and second semesters. The universities organize the selection process, select the successful candidates, and approach potential sponsors with Federal Government funding. The application deadline varies depending on the university.
It is critical to go to the official website (link provided below) for more information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Website: https://www.deutschlandstipendium.de/de/english-1700.html is the official scholarship website.