The purpose of the study foundation is the sponsorship of students of the University of Wuppertal who are in need. To these, scholarships amounting to 300 Euro per month are awarded. Sponsorship is granted for one year. Approximately 10 scholarships are awarded annually.
This scholarship is aimed at students of all disciplines of the University of Wuppertal. Eligible applicants are students whose BAföG request was not granted, but which could receive the BAföG due to their financial situation. Candidates must study at the University of Wuppertal for at least one year upon application. The scholarships are awarded under special consideration of the personal circumstances and / or social engagements with expected successful academic progress. Applicants must not be older than 35 years.