The "Deutschlandstipendium" scholarship supports young, talented scholars at the HNE Eberswalde. The scholarship holder receives 300 € per month, in total 3,600 € annually. This amount is half paid by the federal government of Germany, the other half is raised by the HNE Eberswalde from private donors/companies. The scholarship is provided at the beginning of each winter semester for two semester and only within the standard period of study. The scholarship is independent of personal means.
Who is eligible to apply
HNEE students are eligible to apply for a Deutschlandstipendium if they demonstrate very good accomplishments in secondary school or university, social commitment or successful mastery of biographical hurdles. Students who already receive material support in respect of special talents from a public or publically supported institution in Germany or another country and in an amount of more than 30 euros per month are excluded from the application procedure.
For more information please note the Statute of the HNEE Germany scholarship (German).
The HNE Eberswalde awards the scholarships every year for the start of the winter semester.
Application deadline for the funding period 2017/18 has already passed. Application deadline for the funding period 2018/19 will be published here spring 2018.
How will applicants be selected
First of all documents of application must be complete and will be registered by the coordinator. The ranking is formed by given criteria and present evidences which are ranked by a certain scoring system. The selection committee (formed by lecturers and professors of the HNEE) decides about the final approval and can consider the proposals by the individual faculties. Applicants will receive an acceptance or rejection by middle of October at the latest.
The amount of the annual assigned scholarships is due to the national proportion of funds which is determined by the BMBF (Federal ministry of Education and Science). In 2014 41 scholarships were assigned at the HNE Eberswalde. The overall distribution of the scholarships which are available is according to the number of graduates of the previous year within the individual faculties.
As an example see the distribution of scholarship of the funding period 2014/2015 (41 scholarships in total):
Department Forest and Environment: 9 scholarships, Department Landscape Management and Nature Conservation: 17 scholarships, Department Wood Science and Technology: 3 scholarships, Department Sustainable Business: 12 scholarships
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