Grants StMWK

Grants for study-related stays abroad
Ansbach University of Applied Sciences awards grants to degree-seeking students from funds provided by the Bavarian State Ministry of Science and the Arts (StMWK) for the internationalisation of universities.



Funding is provided for

  • Study semesters abroad
  •  Practical training
  • Shorter study-related stays such as summer schools or workshops  

Language courses are NOT eligible for funding!

Funding rates:
Travel grants: max. 500€ (inside Europe) or 1,000€ (outside Europe)
Partial scholarships: max. 400€/month


  • Academic eligibility
  • Personal qualification
  • Enrolment as full-time student
  • Study progress
  • Grades above average
  • Lack of financial means*
    *Income limit: 15,000€ per year (gross), plus 8,000€ per dependent child

Selection committee
The Committee for Internationalisation decides twice a year before the start of the summer and winter semesters on the awarding of grants. The scholarship holders will be informed shortly after the meetings.

Application deadline
1st August
Subsequent applications beyond 1st August are possible, provided that remaining funds are available. There is no legal entitlement to funding

StMWK application
For applicants: application