Always dreamt of studying in Germany, enjoy zero tuition fees and one of the best educational systems in the world? Well, you have gone through long and complex journey of getting the admission into your German University and the visa necessary to come here.
DeGiS’ vision is to build Germany's largest network of international students - cross-university, cross-city, Germany-wide. We bring together open-minded talents from all over the world by organising city circles, networking events and by organising inspiring mentorship programs. Besides, one very important pillar is the financial support of at least 10 eligible students with our ISCG scholarship.
The scholarship includes:
This certainly sounds interesting to you if you want to engage with fellow international students and want to fill-up your pocket money a bit at the same time. The scholarship of course is open to everyone. Nevertheless, DeGiS’ has certain premises for the application and the selection process.
For your application we need a convincing application which will be assessed by us and our partners. This follows a selection process based on the following transparent criteria:
If you see yourself meeting this criteria we kindly ask you to provide us with the following:
As an international student you have experienced a lot so far. You will make it to Germany and you are excited about that endeavour. As you have learned about the entire relocation process so far, you want to share this with fellow international students and those who will come in subsequent years - but how?
In your short essay (max. 300 words) you describe what you have experienced, how that felt, what the particularities of your home country are and ultimately how you envisage to share your learnings with others to ease their way to Germany.
DeGiS appreciates your application and wishes all applicants good luck for the process. Remember that it is definitely worth the application! By joining the community as soon as you are a DeGiS member you already profit from many advantages of a great network and a full set of other opportunities.
After the first overwhelming feeling you probably dug into the organisation of your endeavour. One of the first questions was certainly what your university is like, how you can find an apartment and how you can finance your studies.One of the best options - besides the governmental-funded payment - is a scholarship. There are many different options with different premises as you might want to read on Expatrio's scholarship overview.
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