Scholarships are awarded annually to particulary qualified doctoral students at the University of Kassel. The scholarships are 1,020 Euro per month and are awarded for a period of two years. An extension for a further year is possible.
Doctoral students of all disciplines at the University of Kassel are eligible to apply. The selection of scholarship recipients is based on academic qualifications. In addition, the quality of the proposed research project decides about the scholarship winners. The age limit for the granting of the scholarship is 30 years. Every child of the applicant extends the age limit by one year.