Merit Scholarships At Universität Hamburg – Germany 2021

Universität Hamburg is awarding international students and doctoral researchers of all subjects and degree levels the opportunity to apply for a degree program at the Institution. The awarding of a merit scholarship allows recipients to concentrate fully on their studies and gives them the opportunity to develop their skills.

Application Deadline: 15th October 2020

Eligible Countries: International

To be taken at (country): Germany

Type: Undergraduate, Masters

Number of scholarships: Not specified

Value of Scholarship: The maximum monthly funding sum is €850. Depending on the availability of funding, individual doctoral researchers may be awarded a merit scholarship totaling €1,000 per month (about 3-4 scholarships in each application round).

Duration of Scholarship: Merit scholarships are awarded for 2 semesters (total of 12 months). It is possible to re-apply for a scholarship after being awarded. The maximum funding period in justified exceptional cases is 3 years

Eligibility: To be eligible, applicants must; 

  • be pursuing an academic degree at Universität Hamburg and have been enrolled in your degree program for at least 2 semesters (master’s students can apply after 1 semester);
  • not hold German citizenship;
  • demonstrate good to excellent academic performance;
  • reside in Hamburg during the entire funding period;
  • have financial need.

Application Process: Application form (deadline: 15 October)

You must upload the following documents to the online application portal:

  • CV
  • letter of motivation: please use this form (PDF)
  • proof of social and/or intercultural activities (if aplicable)
  • record of achievements: STiNE printout or list of course certificates. Master’s students and doctoral researchers submit their final certificate.
  • evaluations from 2 professors or junior professors at Universität Hamburg. In justified cases, other teaching staff at Universität Hamburg can also prepare evaluations.

Template: evaluation form (PDF)



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