Various funding programs are handled through the International Office. Even if you organize a stay on your own, you can apply for a scholarship.
Here you can find important information from the German Student Union about financing your studies during the CORONA crisis.
Internal funding opportunities
External funding opportunities
- DAAD-Scholarship - Annual scholarships
- Studienfond OWL
- Stipendienlotse - Scholarship database of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research
- mystipendium.de - Free database from private provider with around 1200 funding opportunities
For more information on grants and funding opportunities, please see our "Scholarships and Funding for International Students" flyer and in the home page of our career service
External Funding opportunities in time of pandemic
- Interim financial aid funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) : Legally binding application for interim financial aid for students faced with pandemic-related financial hardship
KfW Student Loan: KfW Student Loan is a low-interest loan (until 31 December 2021 0.00% if your loan is in the disbursement phase), which is used to cover your living expenses.