Scholarships Merit-based
Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Landesgraduierten-Stipendien

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Any
Disciplines
1400 EUR
Grant
Germany
Location
28 Sep 2024
Application deadline

About

Scholarships are given out by one of the 13 organisations for the promotion of young talent in Germany. The federal state of Thuringia finances state graduate scholarships for doctoral candidates at Friedrich Schiller University Jena. The Graduate Academy organises the granting of these scholarships. 

Overview

Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

EUR 1,400 per month

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction

Description

The Friedrich Schiller University Jena annually awards scholarships, so called Landesgraduiertenstipendien, funded by the State of Thuringia.

Applicable programmes

Benefits

The funding period of these scholarships is three years, you can apply for an extension for one year. Further extensions are possible for child care, care for close relatives, in case of chronic diseases and disability. As of 2020, the scholarship is 1,400 EUR per month and (if applicable) extra payments for child care.

Eligibility

  • The Landesgraduiertenstipendien are announced once a year in summer. The scholarship is paid from the beginning of the following year. The number of scholarships granted varies from year to year - in recent years, it was about 10 -12 each year. From 2019 on, less scholarships may be given due to the extension of the funding period and the increase of the scholarship money.
  • Applications for the scholarships are open during the third quarter of a year. Earliest start of funding is 1 January of the following year.

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

Germany

Nationality

226 nationalities

Study experience required

High school

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

28 Sep 2024

Applications are submitted online. Application deadline is 28 September. Please add these documents to your online application (upload as pdf at the application website):

CV (with photo).

Exposé of your PhD project, containing the aims, their derivation and reasons, current research, methods, the schedule of your project and relevant literature (5-10 pages without the bibliography), Arial 11pt, line pitch 1.5.

Scan of your university degree (with transcripts).

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