€1,800 HAW Hamburg Excellence Scholarships for International Master’s Degree Students in Germany, 2024

Written by catherine.caoile on May 2, 2023

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

  • Country of the Scholarship

  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

    Master's scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    $1000 - $3000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

  • Expenses covered

    Tuition fees
  • Scholarship Contact Details

    Teresa Schaubs T +49.40.428 75-9183 In-person Office Hours: 2nd Floor / Room 232 Thursdays: 2:00–5:00 Pm Or By Appointment Berliner Tor Campus Student Center Stiftstr. 69 / Gebäude (Building) G 20099 Hamburg

The Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (HAW Hamburg) has established a program to offer scholarships to international students who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance. The scholarship program is available to students who have completed at least two semesters of study in a Bachelor’s degree program or at least one semester in a Master’s degree program at HAW Hamburg. Students eligible for the scholarship will be chosen based on their academic achievements and overall potential for success in their chosen field of study. The scholarship funds are provided by the City of Hamburg, which has committed to supporting the education of talented students from around the world.

The scholarship program is intended to help students who have demonstrated academic excellence continue their studies without worrying about financial constraints. By offering financial support to high-performing international students, HAW Hamburg aims to attract talented individuals from around the world and provide them with the resources they need to succeed in their academic pursuits. The program is one of the mission of HAW Hamburg’s commitment to providing a high-quality education to students from diverse backgrounds and ensuring they have the support they need to achieve their goals.

Scholarship Provider: HAW Hamburg University of Applied Science 

About the Provider

HAW Hamburg situated in Germany wants to continue their developments in its profile as one of the leading research university. They have a strong commitments in innovation and research. By its word-class and cutting edge research program and renowned faculty members, HAW Hamburg makes a significant contribution in the fields of science, engineering, technology, mathematics and more discipline.

By adopting a culture of creativity, collaboration, and intellectual curiosity, HAW Hamburg seeks to inspire the next generation of scholars, scientists, and innovators to pursue excellence and make a meaningful impact in their communities and beyond.

To achieve the ambitious goals, HAW Hamburg is committed to investing in the latest technologies and equipment, as well as recruiting and retaining the brightest and most talented researchers and students from around the world. By providing a supportive and dynamic environment for learning and discovery, HAW Hamburg is confident that it can continue to make significant contributions to the advancement of knowledge and the betterment of society.

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences focuses on practical oriented education, they offer a wide range of discipline to both bachelor and master’s degree. The university is creating a viable and enduring solutions for the societal issues that confront us both presently and in the future. Developing sustainable solutions to these societal challenges requires a multi-pronged approach that involves collaboration and innovation across a range of fields, from science and technology to policy and social activism. It demands a deep understanding of the root causes of these issues, as well as a commitment to addressing them in a way that is equitable and inclusive.

To achieve these goals, the university invest in research and development, education and training, and community engagement, and  leverage the power of technology, innovation, and collaboration to create new approaches and models for solving these challenges. They also work to build strong partnerships and coalitions across sectors and disciplines, and to engage with diverse communities and stakeholders to ensure that their efforts are grounded in the realities of people’s lives and experiences.

Scholarship Summary

  • Academic Year: 2023-2024
  • Applicant’s Nationality: International
  • Degree Level: Master’s Degree
  • Fields: Applied Science
  • Number of Awards: NA
  • Duration: NA
  • Scholarship Country: International
  • Renewable: Yes
  • Offered Annually: Yes

Scholarship Eligibility 

Interested applicants must meet the eligibility of the scholarship before proceeding with the application.

  • The applicants must be classified as an international students at HAW Hamburg
  • Must be able to obtain a higher education entrance qualification globally or have successfully completed their preparatory studies in Germany.
  • Must completed their bachelors degree in two semesters
  • The applicants must not be a recipient of any government funding’s in Germany
  • Meet the average grade of 2.2
  • Must have a good communication skills in oral and written English. Must meet the language requirements of the university.
  • Must be able to demonstrate their academic skills.
  • Interested in Applied Science fields.

Application Process

The application can be completed in an online portal provided by the university. The masters degree students who already received the excellence scholarship awards during the bachelors degree are also required to submit the application and two recommendation letters.

Materials Required 

As part of the application process, the students must submit the following to better support their application.

  • Certificate of Enrolment
  • CV maximum of two pages
  • Transcript of records
  • Copy of residency permits
  • Letter of recommendations
  • Bank account information
  • Financial circumstances forms

Once application is completed the applicants can upload it to the online portal provided by the university before the deadline. Keep in mind that all late and incomplete application will not be considered, so the applicants must allow such time to complete all the materials and the application. The university will inform the outcome of the application four weeks after the deadline of application.

 Scholarship Awards 

The Haw Hamburg University of Applied Science Excellence Scholarship Awards will be amounting to up to  €1,800 and will be granted to the successful students for one semester.

All successful students must be able to read and agree to the terms and conditions applied to the scholarship. If you are receiving another scholarship from any other institutions or Government Funding’s, the scholarship will be forfeited.

The scholars are required to maintain a good academic standings to be able to receive the scholarship awards to the next semester.

Application Deadline 

The deadline to complete and submit the application is until September 30, 2023 for the Winter Semester.

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