Germany- Heinrich Böll Foundation Scholarships for International Students – Undergraduate,Masters & PhD –2018/2019


Heinrich Böll Foundation grants scholarships to approximately 1,000 undergraduates, graduates, and doctoral students of all subjects and nationalities per year, who are pursuing their degree at universities, universities of applied sciences (‘Fachhochschulen’), or universities of the arts (‘Kunsthochschulen’) in Germany
Application Deadlines:

  • 1st March 2018 (Summer)
  • 1st September 2018 (Winter)

Institution of study: State or state-recognized Universities in Germany
Scholarship Sponsor: The Heinrich Böll Foundation, Germany
Place of  Study: Germany
Level of study: Masters Degree or PhD Degree in all subjects offered at state or state-recognised universities in Germany.

Scholarship Benefits:
Masters Studies:

  • Non-EU students: €850 per month plus various individual allowances; tuition fees are in certain cases possible in Germany.
  • Non-EU students: €1000 per month plus €100 mobility allowance per month, plus various individual allowances; tuition fees are not possible.

The scholarship is awarded for two years as a rule, may be extended twice at most by half a year.
Study Subject: Any subject area is applicable

Type of Award: Depending on programme, It may be fully or partially funded
Eligibility Requirements:

Applications are possible before you begin your study programme or within the first three semesters.
Applicants must provide proof that they have been accepted as a doctoral student by an institution of higher education in Germany or an EU country (for doctoral scholarship).

How to Apply:

For details of application requirements and procedures, please consult information sheet A 1-1 (“scholarship application for undergraduate and graduate students”, PDF) or A 2-1 (“scholarship application for doctoral studies”).

The online application portal closes on 30th April at the latest.

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  1. I wish to apply for the scholarship and am living in Ghana, a second class student in the field of Mechanical engineering .I attended koforidua technical university

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