Scholarship for studying at your home university

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung - Grundförderung für Ausländer/innen

General information on this scholarship

Grundförderung für Ausländer/innen
Contact Person: 
Elisabeth Schulze Horn

General Description

The Friedrich-Ebert foundation awards scholarships to foreign students who are studying at a public or officially recognized University. The funding amounts to 650€ a month. With the scholarship the Friedrich-Ebert foundation wants to make studying in Germany possible for foreigners who came here to study and do research. In addition to the financial side, students are also granted access to the ideational side with a broad range of seminar offers and social engagements.


Foreign Students of all subjects who already study at a German University at the time of applying and can speak German are welcome to apply, if they have outstanding academic achievements and can already show evidence of their performances.

Application deadlines

Applications can be submitted at any time.