Financial Aids

Scholarships, foundations, aid services

Scholarships, foundations, aid services

Many foundations and financial aid services offer scholarships to (partially) finance your studies. Criteria for the awarding of scholarships vary from one organization to another.
You can check further possibilities at Studentenwerk München or at Studienfinanzierung LMU.
Here is a short survey of financial aid possibilities.

  • GDCh August-Wilhelm-von-Hofmann Scholarship
    The August-Wilhelm-von-Hofmann-Foundation supports students of chemistry and related fields and student teachers in chemistry in semesters four to six of their bachelor’s, diploma or Exam studies with an amount of 300 euros per month. Applications can be submitted until end of January (more information).

  • BMBF-Stipendienplus
    Stipendienplus is an interactive platform of the Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF) and helps to find your individual scholarship.
    mehr (more information)

    The Stipendienportal also helps students to find scholarships.
    One program under this portsl is aimed at students with unconventional resumes, i.e., who break with classic patterns: "Ich mach was anderes"
    The "Dream New" program provides support for studying in New Zealand.

  • Financial Aid for Individual Study Programs from the Faculty
    To make study at our Faculty more flexible, members of the Student Union and the Tuition and Fees Committee have decided to offer financial aid to Master's students who wish to create individual study programs.
    more information

  • BAföG
    "BAföG" is the abbreviation for the "Federal Education Advancement Law". This law regulates state financial aid for education. If your own or your parents' incomes do not suffice to finance your education and livelihood, then you are entitled to adequate state financial aid. BAfög is not a scholarship!
    more information.

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