Funding Sources


Scholarships for Postgraduates Offered by Organizations for the Sponsoring of the Academically Gifted

German National Academic Foundation


Party-Affiliated Foundations

Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation

Friedrich-Naumann-Foundation

Hanns-Seidel-Foundation

Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung

Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation

Rosa-Luxemburg-Foundation


Foundations Funded by Social Partners

Hans-Böckler-Foundation

Foundation of German Business

 

Denominational Organizations for the Sponsoring of the Academically Gifted

Cusanuswerk

Ernst Ludwig Ehrlich Scholarship Programme

Evangelisches Studienwerk e.V. Villigst


 

Further Foundations Offering Scholarships for Postgraduates

Andrea von Braun Foundation

Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds

Bundesstiftung Aufarbeitung

Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard-Foundation

Daimler und Benz-Foundation

Deutsche AIDS-Stiftung

Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt - German Environmental Foundation Scholarship Programmes

Deutsche Telekom Foundation

Dr. Jost Henkel Stiftung

Evonik Stiftung

Fazit-Stiftung

Fonds der Chemischen Industrie

Gemeinschaft für studentischen Austausch in Mittel- und Osteuropa (GFPS)

Gerda Henkel Foundation

Hansen-Stiftung

HORIZONT Stiftung

LETTER Stiftung

Marie-Luise und Ernst Becker Stiftung

Minerva Stiftung

Peter Fuld Stiftung

Reiner-Lemoine-Stiftung

Richard Winter Stiftung

Robert Bosch Stiftung

H. Wilhelm Schaumann Stiftung zur Förderung der Agrarwissenschaften - H. Wilhelm Schaumann Foundation for the Promotion of Agricultural Sciences

Schering Foundation

Stiftung Industrieforschung - Foundation for Young Researchers in the Field of Medium-Sized Industrial Enterprises

Zeit-Stiftung


Online Search for Further Foundations

Association of German Foundations

Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft


Further Possibilities of Online Search in the Internet

Academics – Scholarships and Science Awards - switch to English site via country selection

DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) - Scholarships Database for german students and academics

DAAD - Scholarship Database International

e-fellows

KISSWIN

Stipendienlotse - Scholarship Database

Stipendienführer - Scholarship Database

Stipendiensuche - Scholarship Database

unilife - Scholarship Database

mystipendium.de - Studienfinanzierung leicht gemacht


 

International Funding Sources 

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

German-Italian University Centre

German-French University

EURAXESS

EURAXESS Germany for Researchers 

Foundation of German Humanities Institutes Abroad (DGIA)

Stiftung für Kanada-Studien - Foundation for Canadian Studies

Otto Benecke Foundation - (advancements for immigrants)


 

Funding sources for applying or accomplishing postgraduate programmes

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) - German Research Foundation: Germany's largest Research Funding Organisation

Erasmus Mundus (2009-2013)

(For further information visit DAAD)

Marie Curie Initial Training Networks 

German-French University - only german and french sites

Hans Böckler Foundation