Advisory services for scholarships (only for enrolled students)

Please briefly describe your situation, stating your course of study and semester, and give an overview of favourable availability times for an appointment in the next two weeks, including a telephone number for queries via stipendium@thi.de. We will contact you to arrange an individual consultation appointment with you!
Please also keep in mind following key points:

  • Most scholarships are awarded based on academic performance and social engagement
  • Financial difficulties are usually not considered
  • Application options are mostly only after enrolment
  • To receive a scholarship, in most cases you have to be entitled to BAföG
  • A certain level of German language skills (at least B2) is required for many scholarships
  • Information is mostly given in German only

Open consultation hours:
Digital consultation hours via WhatsApp: Monday, 10.00-12.00 & Thursday, 10.00-12.00
The personal consultation hour at the Service Point is not taking place at the moment. In urgent cases you can contact 0841/9348 7755.

Possible occasions for consultation:

  •     general advice on the subject of scholarships
  •     Selection of the suitable conveyor system
  •     Support in the preparation of expert opinions
  •     Application portfolio check
  •     CV check

Internal scholarship programmes

Deutschlandstipendium

The Deutschlandstipendium supports high-performing students with up to 300 euros per month.

Oskar-Karl-Forster-Stipendium

For textbooks and learning materials once up to 500 Euro.

Talent Promotion of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Type of funding:
general promotion (cost of living), idealistic promotion

Application period:
April 1 (funding begins the following winter semester) and
October 1 (funding begins the following summer semester)

further information:
Homepage Avicenna

Counselor:
Prof. Dr. Dr. Andreas Weckwerth, Katholische Universität Eichstätt-Ingolstadt

Type of funding:            
general promotion (cost of living), idealistic promotion, study abroad

Application period:  
first-year students:
Application for participation in the first semester selection process is possible until July 1 of each year; self application and proposal are possible

Students from 2nd semester:
Self-application and proposal are possible at any time (from 20 July 2020, applications for the next year count)

further information:
Homepage Cusanuswerk

Type of funding:            
general promotion (cost of living), idealistic promotion, study abroad

Application period:  
April 1 to June 1 (funding begins the following winter semester) and
October 1 to December 1 (funding begins the following summer semester)

further information:
Homepage ELES

Type of funding:            
general promotion (cost of living), idealistic promotion, study abroad, language courses

Application period:  
15 October to 1 March (funding begins the following winter semester) and
15 April to 1 September (funding begins the following summer semester)

further information:
Homepage Vigilist

Type of funding:            
general promotion (cost of living), idealistic promotion, promotion of graduates

Application period:  
Basic funding for Germans and BildungsinländerInnen:

first-year students:
before or at the beginning of the 1st university semester, latest by 31 October (winter semester) and
at the latest by 30 April (summer semester)

Bachelor students:
after the 1st semester and late. until 3 semesters before the end of the standard period of study

Master's students:
before or at the beginning of the 1st semester of the Master's programme, at the latest by 31 October (winter semester) and at the latest by 30 April (summer semester)

Basic support for foreigners:

Bachelor's students:
after the 1st semester and at the latest by 3 semesters before the end of the standard period of study

Master's students:
before or at the beginning of the 1st semester of the Master's programme, at the latest by 31 November (winter semester) and at the latest by 30 May (summer semester)

Explanation of the basic funding:
You can send your online application at any time.

at the latest by 3 semesters before the end of the standard period of study, i.e. for Bachelor's programmes (7 semesters: by the end of the 4th semester)

further information:
Homepage FES

Counselor:
Prof. Dr. Jörg Clostermann

Type of funding:            
general promotion (cost of living), idealistic promotion, study abroad

Application period:  
30 April & 31 October
(The application portal always opens about 4 weeks before the deadline).

further information:
Homepage Freiheit

Counselor:
Prof. Dr. Walter Schober

Type of funding:            
general promotion (cost of living), idealistic promotion

Application period:  
31 May & 30 November

further information:
Homepage HSS

Type of funding:            
general promotion (cost of living), idealistic promotion

Application period:  
November 19 to February 1 (funding begins for the following winter semester) and
15 May to 1 August (funding begins for the following summer semester)

further information:
Homepage Boeckler

Type of funding:            
general promotion (cost of living), idealistic promotion

Application period:  
21 January to 1 March for the following winter semester
July 20 to September 1 for the following summer semester

further information:
Homepage Boell

Counselor:
Prof. Dr. Christian Stummeyer

Type of funding:            
general promotion (cost of living), idealistic promotion, promotion of graduates

Application period:  
15 January & 15 July of the respective year

further information:
Homepage KAS

Type of funding:
General promotion (cost of living), Research projects, Ideational promotion, Internship abroad, Study abroad

Application period:
1 October for funding beginning on 1 April of the following year and
1 April for the start of support from 1 October of the same year

further information:
Homepage Rosalux

Type of funding:
General promotion (cost of living), Research projects, Ideational promotion, Internship abroad, Language courses

Application period:
6 January 2020 to 27 April 2020 (12:00 hrs)

further information:
Homepage sdw

Counselor:
Prof. Dr. Katherine Roegner

Type of funding:
General promotion (cost of living), Ideal promotion

Application period:
Proposal by professor possible at any time
Self-application approx. always mid-January to mid-February
Proposal by the examination office possible until approx. mid-July

further information:
Homepage Studienstiftung

Contact

Consultant talent network &scholarships
Franziska Weigert
Phone: +49 841 9348-7753
WhatsApp:+49 162 3706729
E-Mail:

Further contact details

Tel.: +49 841 9348-7755
WhatsApp: +49 162 3706729
Email: stipendium@thi.de