Fachhochschule Nordhausen students have the option of applying for a Germany Scholarship. It is a grant scheme run by Germany's Ministry of Education and Research. It is worth 300 Euros per month. 150 Euros comes from public funds while the other 150 Euros comes from private donations. It is paid for 12 months but this can be renewed.
There are no requirements so anyone can apply. The scholarship is awarded to students who are strong academically. Being socially active is also beneficial.