Baden-Württemberg Stiftung Fellowship

Country: Germany;

Deadline: 28.04.2017

Web-Site: bw-stipendium.de

 

The placement abroad should help further their professional development and must therefore be directly connected to the profession in which the person has been trained.


Scholarship duration
• For work experience: 2 to 6 months
• For professional further training measures: 2 to 11 months


Level of the scholarship
•  Basic scholarship to cover travel expenses, food and accommodation: €1,000 per month
•  Allowance for language courses: max. €500


Organisation of the overseas placement
• With support of the Baden-Württemberg Stiftung  (no mediation)
• By the applicant on their own initiative

Application deadlines and procedure
• Applications can submitted all year round.
• Please note: As a rule at least three months will pass between your application being checked and the decision on the granting of a scholarship.
• Applications are made solely via the online portal BWS-World.
 


You require the following documents for your application:
• Curriculum vitae
• Motivation letter
• Certificate with grades
• Possibly references from employers
• Possibly language certificate
• Possibly certificate from the work experience employer or further education/training establishment

 

Selection process
• When all formal requirements have been satisfied, the invitation to an interview is issued in the scholarship committee.
• The suitable scholarship holders are selected by the members of the scholarship committee.
• On the basis of these selections, the Baden-Württemberg Stiftung decides on the award of the scholarships.