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The Deutschlandstipendium scholarship allows students at Freie Universität Berlin of all nations and all parts of society to fully concentrate on their studies. The program supports talented students with 300 euros per month. Half of this sum is provided by the Federal Government while the other half is donated by a private sponsor.


  • enrollment at Freie Universität Berlin within the standard time to degree during the funding period
  • or: letter of acceptance to start a degree program at Freie Universität Berlin

Support spectrum:

  • 300 € per month
  • for a minimum of two semesters starting in October, exensions are possible
  • accompanying program


  • Please see below for the application deadlines in the funding period 2020/2021:

Upcoming funding period & application:

Applications for the funding period 2020/2021 (01.10.2020 - 30.09.2021) are to be submitted in the following application periods. 

July, 29 - August, 26, 2020, (11:59 pm CET):  Application period for students of Freie Universität Berlin who, in winter semester 2020/2021 are enrolled in the second semester or higher in their degree program at Freie Universität Berlin. *Closed* The next application period for this group of students will be in summer 2021.

September, 14 - October, 5, 2020 (11:59 pm CET):  Application period for student applicants who have received their acceptance letter for the first semester (or higher) of their degree program at Freie Universität Berlin starting in winter semester 2020/2021. Applies also to former students of Freien Universität who are applying for a degree program (e.g. Masters).

By December, 31, 2020:  Announcement of results via email

Please beware that dates may change due to the current events.