Graduation scholarships (STIBET I) for international degree-seeking students
In 2021, the International Office will again be awarding "Graduation scholarships" (STIBET I Studienabschluss-Stipendien) from the DAAD with funds from the German Federal Foreign Office (AA).
The scholarship announcement is aimed at foreign students who are aiming for a degree at the University of Applied Sciences Emden/Leer and who will successfully finish their studies in 2021 or in the beginning of 2022.
The thesis usually has to be written in Germany. However, there are currently exceptions due to the corona pandemic. These are checked individually.
Application Deadline: Wednesday, 30th June 2021
Required application documents:
- signed application form
- Curriculum vitae with current photo
- Current enrollment certificate
- Current Transcript of records - issued by the examination office, incl. credit points and grade average
- Current reference from a professor of the University of Applied Sciences Emden/Leer
- Copy of the application for the final thesis (signed by all) or confirmation by the supervising professor of the expected start of the final thesis
- Personal letter of motivation (approx. 1 page)
- Proof of salary (if applicable)
*The details of the submitted datas are electronically stored and used in consideration of the GDPR by the University of Applied Sciences Emden/Leer.
Application Form / contact :
Hochschule Emden/Leer International Office (T 101)
Ms Katja Hakkarainen - email: katja.hakkarainen(at)hs-emden-leer.de
Please, send your application to this email address only!
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