University Summer Course Scholarships

Students in front of the Bibliotheca Albertina of the University of Leipzig.
© DAAD/Ausserhofer/Himsel

This programme provides scholarships to attend a broad range of three- to four-week summer courses at German universities.

The main focus of the courses are German language and literary, cultural, political and economic aspects of modern and contemporary Germany. Extensive extracurricular programmes complement and reinforce the core material.

Applications for scholarships are currently open until 1.12.2023,  23:59 CET.

Find further programme details in our Scholarships Database.

Any questions? Please check our document with Frequently Asked Questions for applicants from the UK and Ireland.

In November, we also offer two virtual Q&A sessions. Please see our Events Page for details.

Please send any further enquiries to

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