STIBET Scholarship and mentoring programme
The STIBET scholarship and support programme is sponsored by the DAAD with funds from the Federal Foreign Office. It consists of four funding programmes. The aim of the programme is to significantly improve the supervision and academic success of foreign students. The EUSD participates in the programme line STIBET I.
What types of scholarships are available in the STIBET I programme?
STIBET-I-Scholarship for finalising studies
The requirements for funding are good educational achievements and the expectation of a successful degree within one year. In addition, foreign students who have been in distress without their own fault should be given the opportunity to concentrate on their studies and final degree.
This scholarship can be awarded for up to six months. In exceptional cases an extension up to 12 months is possible. The monthly grant at the HNEE is 250 â‚¬.
STIBET-I-Scholarship for highly committed students
The requirements for funding are good educational achievements as well, but also remarkable engagement in the international context at EUSD.
In the EUSD, this commitment can include active participation in associations like the IFSA or Horizonte, the Language CafÃ© or the Buddy Team.
This scholarship can be awarded for a maximum of 12 months; an extension is possible in exceptional cases. The monthly subsidy at HNEE is 250 â‚¬.
Application and selection process
Bachelor and Master students who
- are regularly enrolled at the HNEE (not exchange students),
- and who are not German citizens
Furthermore, applicants must have obtained their general university entrance qualification at a school abroad (this includes German schools abroad) or have obtained their admission requirements for a Master Degree course at a university abroad. School qualifications acquired abroad, which are supplemented by a German preparatory colleges, are also possible.
Every year you can apply for a STIBET-I scholarship at the International Office until the first of June.
You can apply for one or more of the two options.
After receiving the applications in due time, the selection committee will choose suitable applicants. The evaluation is based on the specifications of the DAAD and the selection criteria of the EUSD.
Depending on the type of application, mainly the academic performance and progress of studies are assessed or the special engagement of the applicants in an international context is evaluated. Neediness will also be assessed where necessary.
The selection committee of the EUSD consists of
- one representative of each of the four faculties,
- the Equal Opportunities Officer,
- the Internationalisation Officer,
- two student representatives and the
- International Office of the EUSD
Other scholarships (e.g. the German scholarship â€žDeutschlandstipendiumâ€œ) can be obtained at the same time, but the amount of the STIBET scholarship will be reduced depending on the amount of the other scholarship.