Scholarships Merit-based
University of Freiburg

Deutschlandstipendium (Germany Scholarship)

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300 EUR
31 Mar 2024
Application deadline


University of Freiburg can support you financially if you are admitted to one of its study programmes as an international student. University of Freiburg awards scholarships, bursaries, tuition fee reductions and discounts that help you cover existing tuition and living costs.


Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award



EUR 300 per month

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


The University of Freiburg will award the Deutschlandstipendium (Germany Scholarship), a national scholarship program, which provides 300 euros per month in funding for students who are expected to produce outstanding achievements in their studies and career.

Applicable programmes


As a scholarship holder, you don’t just receive financial support; you also enjoy the advantages of a network of companies and organizations that can be helpful for your future career. The scholarship provides 300 euros per month in funding for students


  • International students are also eligible to apply for a Deutschlandstipendium at the University of Freiburg. Make sure to submit all of your application documents and certificates in English or German.
  • If you have documents in another language, please enclose a copy of the original along with a non-certified English or German translation. It makes no difference who does the translation.
  • Both German and international students are eligible for funding, as long as they are matriculated as degree-seeking students in an undergraduate program or master's program at the University of Freiburg or have applied for admission to such a program but are not yet matriculated, but will be matriculated for the following summer semester.

Scholarship requirements






226 nationalities

Study experience required

High school




Application deadline

31 Mar 2024

The selection criteria for the Deutschlandstipendium can be divided up into two areas:

Academic achievement at the secondary or tertiary level;

Other selection criteria, including community service, success in overcoming unfavorable life circumstances, and previous vocational training or work experience.

The prerequisites for applying differ depending on your field of study:

You need to include the following supporting documents with your online application as PDF documents in English or German:

University entrance qualification (e.g. Abitur certificate) for applicants in undergraduate degree programmes (Bachelor, Staatsexamen, Magister).

For Master's students, the certificate of the first university degree. In this case, it is not necessary to upload the university entrance qualification (Abiturzeugnis).

For the scholarship award for the year 2024/2025 you can apply from 01.03.2024-31.03.2024. The application portal opens on 01.03.2024.


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