The Otto and Eugen Ficker Foundation supports talented and financially needy students from Esslingen. To this end, grants are awarded annually. The exact amount of funding is not available.
The promotion is aimed at students of all degrees in the fields of engineering, evangelical theology, human medicine, veterinary medicine and dentistry. Application may be made at any time of the study. Applicants for this scholarship must come from Esslingen. Applicants should also have above-average academic performance. In addition, the candidates should be able to prove their financial need.