The Free State of Bavaria will sponsor scholarships for the academic year 2017/18. Graduates from Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia and Ukraine are eligible to apply. The scholarships are meant to finance doctoral or postgraduate studies at Bavarian universities. The one-year scholarship can be extended twice for up to 3 years. The scholarship is paid out monthly (700 €) and amounts to 8.400 € per year. Students with at least one child receive 860 € per month, which amounts to 10.320 € per year. Candidates should send their documents to the address specified in the important advice.
The objective of the annual scholarship program is to support scientific cooperation and academic exchange between Bavaria and Central-, Eastern- and Southeastern Europe.
￼￼￼￼￼￼Please read the important advice carefully before applying:
- FIRST TIME APPLICATIONS: Important advice download
- EXTENSIONS: Important advice for extension applications download
- LETTER OF ENDORSEMENT: Guidelines (first time applications only) download
- EXPERT OPINION: Guidelines (extensions only) download
The online application form is available in the "Further official information" below.￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼