Scholarships and Financial Aid
Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences awards or distributes the following scholarships to its students. For detailed information about each scholarship, please speak with the indicated contact person.
Deutschlandstipendium (Germany Scholarship)
A comprehensive overview of the requirements and the application process for this scholarship can be found here: Deutschlandstipendium.
ERASMUS+ Student Mobility for Internships or Study Abroad Semester
Please contact Maria Alarcos-Quintanilla in the International Center for more information.
PROMOS Scholarship for Internships or Study Abroad Semester
You can also find other scholarship and financial aid opportunities through the following external databases:
Stipendienlotse, a database of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research. (Available in German only)
ELFI, the ELectronic Research Funding Information System
DAAD scholarship database (financial aid opportunities for periods abroad)
Doctoral fellowship of the Johannes Rau Society (Available in German only)
German Academic Scholarship Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)
Students who are EU citizens can apply for a scholarship of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation ("Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes"). Detailed information on further requirements and derogations as well as the selection procedure and application process can be found here. For questions about financial aid opportunities through the German Academic Scholarship Foundation please contact Professor Dr. Achim Kehrein via email.
Peter Albers Foundation for Residents of Kleve County (Peter-Albers-Studienfonds)
This foundation provides financial assistance to exceptional students in the county of Kleve in the form of an interest-free student loan. The current funding amount is 600 euros per semester. Repayment goes directly to the foundation to benefit future scholarship winners. More than 440 students have benefitted from this scholarship, amounting to some 600,000 euros of financial aid. Students living or originating from Kleve can submit an application to the chief administrative officer of Kleve (Landrat). Additional information and requirements (available in German only).
Further scholarships and contact persons
General counselling regarding financing your studies: Student Advisory Service
Specific requirements for scholarship applications (Currently only possible for students of the faculty Society and Economics) Imke Hans
Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung für die Freiheit: Prof Dr Ralf Klapdor
Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung: Prof Dr Helmut Prior
Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung: Prof Dr Ingrid Jungwirth
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung: Prof Dr Eva Maria Hinterhuber
Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung: Prof Dr Dietrich Darr