The Steiermärkische Sparkasse Bank and the University of Graz offer to graduate students in economics or law the opportunity to complete a one-year trainee program or internship at the Steiermärkische Sparkasse Bank or in another Styrian business. Courses at the University of Graz round off the academic training and education of the successful candidates. Students will receive a maximum of 10,000 euros for the year for accommodations and living expenses. Tuition at the University is also covered.
The scholarships are open to graduate students of Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.), or students at Austrian universities who come from one of these countries. Candidates must possess a very good command of English and a good command of German. Academic excellence is a criteria.