Friedrich Naumann Doctoral Scholarships for International Students 2017

The Friedrich Naumann Foundation offers Doctoral scholarships for students from Germany and abroad.

Scholarship Benefits: Scholarship holders receive a maximum stipend of 1,000 euros per month. In addition, a health insurance subsidy of up to 125 euros per month will be granted. The scholarship is initially approved for a one-year period, and can be extended by one further year upon application.


Requirements for applicants include the following:

  • non-German citizenship
  • unconditional university admission
  • full-time PhD in Germany at a state or state-recognised university
  • academic project of considerable relevance to research
  • knowledge of German

How to apply:  The online application (in German) is open from 1 to 30 April.

Deadline:  30th April 2017 and  31st October 2017.

For more information, visit the official site.