Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences

Funding for students


Information on scholarships for international students and the DAAD's (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst) scholarship database can be found here.

There are various scholarships that provide financial aid to the students of Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences. The following section gives you an overview of the scholarships available and provides important information on the criteria for scholarship as well as the scholarship amount. For further details, please refer to the contact persons listed for the university or the respective organisation.

For information on additional scholarships, consult the scholarship database "Stipendienlotse" (= scholarship guide) of the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research (in German language).

A free search for scholarships is also possible at: www.mystipendium.de. By creating your individual profile using 34 criteria, you can limit your search for a scholarship to your personal situation.

You can also find useful information on the webpage of the Studierendenwerk Heidelberg, which provides student services.


The Federal Training Assistance Act (BAföG) provides state funding for school pupils and students to pursue education and training in Germany. International students may also be eligible to receive grants/loans pursuant to BAföG. For more information about BAföG support, please contact the Studierendenwerk Heidelberg providing student services. The Studierendenwerk also offers BAföG advisory services on a regular basis.

Check the dates. BAföG application forms are available in the Office of Student Services and online.