A grant is available for 300 Euros for students at Mittweida University (Hochschule Mittweida). It is called the Germany Scholarship. It is a government scheme funded by both public funds and private donations. The award is monthly so totals 3,600 Euros per year. It is normally given for a year but this can be extended.
Anyone at Mittweida can apply for this grant regardless of age, subject of study, or nationality. It is awarded on the basis of academic performance. How the student contributes to society is also considered. Social, family and personal circumstances are taken into account too.