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Prepare for Your Future!

Funding a degree in higher education can be quite a daunting task so we hope to provide you with some tips, tools, and resources to ease your worries and to help you prepare for financial success. In this informational, we have broken down funding options into categories to help you find exactly what you need:

  • General Funding to Study in Germany
  • Funding for International Students
  • Financial Support for Veterans

Alongside providing a list of scholarships and funding opportunities, we want to challenge you to use this resource as a springboard for finding compensation for your education. Contact us if you need help, have any questions, or would like more information!

Send an email to office@touroberlin.de

Tips before you begin!

Make sure you read through this thoroughly with a positive outlook. It can take time finding and applying for the scholarship or grant that catches your eye. It is easy to get discouraged, or think you may not be the “right” candidate, but remember it IS worth it to apply; there is simply no need to doubt yourself. And remember, the funding availability we list here are only just a few. Keep searching! You WILL find something.

*CORONAVIRUS FUNDING*


CORONAVIRUS COMPENSATION

  • ๐——๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ ๐—ฆ๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜€ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐—ง๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ผ ๐—–๐—ผ๐—น๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ด๐—ฒ ๐—•๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ป,๐—œ๐—ณ ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚ ๐—ต๐—ฎ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—ป ๐—ฎ๐—ณ๐—ณ๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐—ฏ๐˜† ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—–๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ฟ๐˜‚๐˜€, ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚ ๐—ต๐—ฎ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ผ๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜๐˜‚๐—ป๐—ถ๐˜๐˜† ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ฎ๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—ณ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฐ๐—ถ๐—ฎ๐—น ๐˜€๐˜‚๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜ ๐—ณ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—บ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—š๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—บ๐—ฎ๐—ป ๐—ด๐—ผ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ป๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜. ๐—ง๐—ต๐—ถ๐˜€ ๐—ฎ๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ป ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ฑ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜๐—ถ๐—ฐ ๐˜€๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜€ ๐—ฎ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ธ๐—ฒ. ๐—ฃ๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜€๐—ฒ ๐˜€๐—ฒ๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ธ๐˜€ ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ๐—น๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—บ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ณ๐—ผ.

    ๐— ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—บ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป:ย www.kfw.de/studienkredit-coronahilfe

    ๐—ช๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ฎ๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐˜†:
    1.ย https://onlinekreditportal.kfw.de/โ€ฆ/Studienkreโ€ฆ/Allgemeinesโ€ฆ

    2.ย www.ueberbrueckungshilfe-studierende.de

General Funding to Study in Germany


Undergraduate opportunities

Graduate opportunities

*US Citizens only

Undergraduate AND Graduate Opportunities

  • Scholarships Jรผdische Gemeinde Scholarships
    • The Jewish Community of Berlin (Jรผdische Gemeinde) offers scholarships to the members of the Jewish Communities in Germany. Please contact the Main Office for more information (office@touroberlin.de)
  • Szloma-Albam-Foundation
  • ELES – Ernst Ludwig Ehrlich Studienwerk
  • Avicenna – Studienwerk – (Specifically for Muslim students)

    • The Avicenna scholarship requires your active engagement in German society. For more information, please visit: www.avicenna-studienwerk.de
  • Hildegardis-Verein – “Corona Soforthilfe” – (Specifically for Christian Women)
  • Stipedium Plus
    • With 13 important organizations under the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), you may find the support you need . For more information, see here: www.stipendiumplus.de
    • For their scholarship database, take a look here: www.stipendienlotse.de
  • Peter Fuld Stiftung
    • Over 30 scholarships are awarded to students studying various subjects for their undergraduate or graduate degree. Certain restrictions may apply, such as age.
    • Please see their website for more details: https://www.peterfuldstiftung.de/stipendium/
  • Stiftungsinitiative Nachwuchsfรถrderung (SNF)
Confused? Nervous to apply?

Don’t forget that we are here to help! If you have any questions at all, let us know. We would love to get you in touch with a former scholarship recipient who may know exactly what you’re going through and how to best answer your questions.

Funding for International Students


Undergraduate AND Graduate Opportunities

MORE Online Resources!

BOTH of these resources offer hundreds of various scholarships for undergraduates and graduates. You can tailor your search to fit your needs!

Political Stiftungen & Scholarships


Undergraduate AND / OR Graduate Opportunities

Friedrich-Ebert Stiftung

  • See their website for detailed information on eligibility and deadlines: here

Heinrich Bรถll Stiftung

Konrad Adenauer Stiftung

  • For international, masters level students
  • Please see requirements to apply here

Rosa-Luxemburg Stiftung

  • This scholarship is available for both German AND international students.
  • See more for applicant requirements here

Friedrich Naumann Stiftung

  • Scholarships are provided for all subjects and levels of higher education, for Germans and foreigners. See here!

Financial Aid for Veterans


Veterans from the US and Abroad

Transitioning from the military to civilian life can be tough, and figuring out what you want to study and how to get started might feel like an exhausting process. So, this is where we hope to help! Listed below are a few resources that are available for you to check out.

  • GI Bill*
    • Discover how and in what ways you can apply the GI Bill to you or your family member’s education
  • FAFSA*
    • Be sure to fill out the FAFSA to receive a number of grants and loans if necessary
  • Army Grant for Israeli Veterans
    • After leaving the army, take the opportunity to use this funding as a means to pay for your education!

*American Veterans only

Here are some more articles on how to finance your education *for US veterans:

Final Note

You’ve Got This!

It is our goal to continually provide up-to-date information on funding opportunities for our students. We want to make sure you are able to truly enjoy every minute of your education by taking the stress of financial educational stability out of the question. Thus, we cannot do it on our own. So, we humbly ask you to contact us if you have knowledge about scholarships we might be missing. We will gladly add them to the list! As of now, we have a strong focus on US and Israeli scholarships, but would love to hear from you should you know of more international funding.

Do not hesitate to contact us if you need help, have any questions, or would like more information! Remember to send an email to

office@touroberlin.de

Your,

Touro College Berlin Team