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SBW Berlin International Scholarships

SBW Berlin International Scholarships







Fully Funded


BSc, MSc

Dec 31, 2024

More details :

The SBW Berlin Scholarship for International Students is designed to support exceptional individuals from abroad who have demonstrated a strong commitment to social causes and utilize the knowledge and skills they acquire during their studies in social projects at non-profit/social organizations in their home countries during and after their studies.

Eligibility :

To be eligible for the SBW Berlin International Scholarships in Germany, applicants must meet the following requirements: 

  • Between the ages of 18 and 30

  • Professional or volunteer experience in the non-profit/social sector (supported by letters of recommendation from the social institution or non-profit organization).

  • Have demonstrably not resided in Germany for more than 18 months prior to application

  • University entrance qualification*

  • Intention to work for at least 18 months in the country of origin after graduation or to engage in charitable activities in Germany until the repayment plan is fulfilled

  • Proven relatively low net income (see guidelines).

  • Average grade equivalent to a German grade point average of at least 2.0

  • No first-degree family members permanently residing in Germany

  • Application before the start of studies or fully enrolled in the first, second or maximum third semester at a state-recognized university (in Germany or abroad) or application for a master’s degree shortly before or after obtaining a bachelor’s degree

Required documents :

To be considered for the scholarship, applicants must submit the following documents:  

  • A copy of their degree certificate from their most recent school or college 

  • A transcript that lists their grades in detail 

  • Two recommendation letters

  • A letter of motivation, no more than two pages in length

  • An updated curriculum vitae (CV) 

  • Evidence of low net income

  • Proof of admission to a university in Berlin or Potsdam

  • Certificates of achievement.

How to apply :

To apply for the SBW Berlin International Scholarships 2024-25 in Germany, eligible individuals are required to submit an online application through the designated portal. By accessing the "Apply Now" option, applicants can access the application form and upload the necessary documents as specified in the official advertisement. It is strongly recommended that interested individuals visit the official advertisement link provided here to obtain further information about the application process.

The Scholarship Benefits:

The SBW Berlin International Scholarships for the academic year 2024-25 in Germany is a fully-funded award open to students from around the world. The scholarship covers the following expenses in full:

- tuition fees,

- shared accommodation,

- living allowance, and travel allowance in certain cases.

Eligible students are encouraged to apply for this opportunity to study at top universities worldwide.

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