The Cecil Rhodes Trust is one of the oldest international scholarships. It allows German students to follow a one to three-year study at the University of Oxford. With the scholarship, all tuition fees as well as the arrival and departure costs are covered. In addition, an amount of currently 15.000,00 EUR will be paid. The support is available during the entire study period.
The promotion is open to German students of all disciplines. Grantees are selected mainly on the basis of their proven academic achievements. In addition, there are many personal characteristics which should be met by potential grantees. To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must have the German citizenship. At the time of application deadline, applicants may not have exceeded the age of 26. If applicable, age limit is extended by military or civil service time.