The fund provider for this grant is Rentenbank - Germany's development agency for agribusiness. The Edmund Rehwinkel Foundation supports talented students in the field of agricultural and food science. For this purpose, a monthly subsidy of 500 EUR is granted. The scholarship will normally be granted for a period of two years but may be extended in exceptional cases by a further 6 months. Also on offer for grantees are seminars on various professionally relevant topics.
The support is available to all Master students of the agricultural and food science. Application may be made before the start of the study or after the 1st semester. High-achieving and socially committed students are preferred for this scholarship.