Scholarships Open

Information for students

The next application period will be from July 15 to August 31, 2019.

Information on the application process

Please read the following information carefully.

Who can apply?

  • New students who have applied for a study place at Heidelberg University for the 2019 | 2020 winter semester or those who are already enrolled
  • Advanced-semester or master’s students who have applied to or are enrolled at Heidelberg University for the 2019 | 2020 winter semester
  • Students enrolled at Heidelberg University (except for short-term students, doctoral students, students in the preliminary induction German course or the preparatory course (Studienkolleg)).

Anyone receiving aptitude or performance-based financial support of 30 euros or more per month on average cannot receive a Germany Scholarship, even if approved. You can still apply for a Germany Scholarship if you are receiving other support in the amount specified above, but if approved, you must choose one or the other and might have to take a leave of absence from the Germany Scholarship for the corresponding period. BAföG is not considered as another support.
Note: New and continuing medical informatics students apply at Heilbronn University.

When can I apply?

The application period for the next funding period (2019 | 2020 winter semester and 2020 summer semester) will be from July 15 to August 31, 2019 (this applies to the online application and written application, as well as records and certificates).

How do I apply?

Applications must be submitted in electronic form. To complete the application, a signed print-out of the online application and the following documents must be received by the university no later than August 31, 2019. A certified translation into German or English is required for any application documents not written in German or English.

Step 1: Registration for the online application portal from July 15, 2019.
Step 2: Complete online application and send by August 31, 2019.
Step 3: Print out and sign the online application form and send it along with necessary records and certificates to Heidelberg University | University Administration | Division 8 | Department 8.2 |
Seminarstr. 2 | 69117 Heidelberg by August 31, 2019
(the receipt stamp date applies).

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