The Walter Reiners Foundation of the VDMA Textile Machinery Association supports dedicated and performance-oriented young engineers. There is a stipend of 250 EUR per month provided. As a rule, the duration of support is 24 months.
Eligible applicants are students of the universities of Aachen, Denkendorf, Dresden and Krefeld studying Textile Machinery Engineering/Textile Engineering. An application is only possible for the study of Advanced/Diversification modules of the Bachelor's degree and the main study in diploma courses. Grantees should have above-average study and examination results. In addition, they should have special interest for textile machinery. Good knowledge of foreign languages is also required. The maximum age of applicants is 25 years.