Top 10 Funded Scholarships for International Students in Germany

DAAD Scholarships

The German  Academic Exchange Service offers partial and full scholarships to qualified international students who want to study in Germany.

Heinrich Boll Scholarships for International Students

These are scholarships for international students looking to study Masters or PHD level courses in Germany at an accredited institution.

Mawista Scholarships

Scholarships for those studying while taking care of a child including those pursuing study in Germany.

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Deutschland Stipendium

This is a merit based scholarship of 300 Euros a month for highly talented students enrolled in German Universities.Note that the your nationality and income level would not factor into the decision making process.


This is the largest provider of scholarships for international students to study in the EU. Erasmus is led by the European Commision, providing funding and scholarships to study in Europe.It will provide grants towards living costs when participating in an exchange program.

Ulm University Scholarships for International Students

These are need based scholarships for international students nearing graduation t Ulm University. Funding is offered only for one semester.

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Universitat Hamburg Merit Scholarships

These are scholarships for all outstanding international students(of all college levels) who have been enrolled in their program for at least two semesters. These scholarships consider the applicant’s financial situation.

DRD Scholarships for Sub-Saharan Africans

Merit based scholarships for international students from developing countries in Sub Saharan Africa pursuing a masters degree in development studies, public administration and development in Ruhr University Bochum. The program is twinned with UWC in South Africa.

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences Masters Scholarships

These are scholarships for international students enrolled on a master’s program at the university.

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Kofi Annan MBA Scholarships for Developing Countries

Scholarships will be awarded for 5 students to study from developing countries to study a full time one year MBA program at the European School of Management and Technology in Berlin.


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