Exceptional University of Siegen (Universität Siegen) students can apply for a Germany Scholarship. Exceptional means those who excel academically. It also includes those who are active in the community and those who have overcome difficult personal or family situations. Germany Scholarships are awarded by the University but the scheme is run by Germany's Ministry of Education and Research. The funding for the scholarship comes from the government and from private organisations. The award is worth 3,600 Euros per year. This is paid monthly at a rate of 300 Euros per month. It usually lasts for one year but this can be extended.
There are no disqualifying criteria for Germany Scholarships. This means all students at the University of Siegen can apply.