Applications for the DeutschlandStipendium National Scholarship Programme in Germany are currently ongoing for both Bachelors and Masters degree students. This scholarship programme provides financial and non-material support to high-achieving and committed students from anywhere across the globe. The programme is modelled after the principle of public and private partnership, businesses, foundations or private individuals sponsor young talent with a pledge of €150 per month. The Federal Government of Germany matches this amount with another €150, making it a total pf €300. Many universities and private sponsors also support Deutschlandstipendium holders through concurrent mentoring programmes, networking events and internships.
The DeutschlandStipendium National Scholarship Programme is one of the prominent scholarship schemes in Germany for both German citizens and international students in the country. Here you will read all you need to know about the scholarship – the eligibility requirements, value, application instructions and the link.
All German institutions of higher learning.
Eligible Programmes for DeutschlandStipendium National Scholarship Programme
All Bachelors and Masters degree subjects offered at all accredited German institutions of higher learning.
Number of Scholarships
Each selected applicant is entitled to €300 per month. This comes from combination of €150 donated by private partners/sponsors and another €150 donated by the Federal Government of Germany.
The scholarship is awarded for two semesters but it may also be valid for the time which covers the standard period of study subject to satisfactory performance. After two semesters, the university reviews whether the student still meets the scholarship criteria, in order for private funding to proceed. Mentoring programmes, networking events, as well as internships will also be available through this scholarship.
To be eligible for the DeutschlandStipendium National Scholarship Programme, you must:
- Have excellent academic results
- Have proven civic engagement and special personal achievements
- Prove your ability to overcome challenges or obstacles in your social or family background.
Both enrolled students and commencing students are eligible for the scholarship.
First- and higher-semester students of all nationalities can apply for the DeutschlandStipendium National Scholarship directly to their various universities. The universities will organise the selection process, select the successful candidates and approach potential sponsors with financial assistance from the Federal Government.
Application deadline varies according to universities.
DISCLAIMER: Applicants are advised to note that Scholars Guide is not a scholarship agency, and as such may not have any link with the scholarship provider(s). Here, we only advertise scholarships. Therefore, go to the scholarship official website above, read more about the scholarship and make your application.