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14. February 2024
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Application to Department VI - International Affairs and Family Service

The Hessian Ministry of Science and the Arts (HMWK) provides scholarships at the state universities of Hesse within the framework of the "HessenFonds for refugees and researchers at risk – highly qualified students and researchers”. The funding supports the continuation of studies or a scientific career at a state university if Hesse and normally lasts one year. Students are to be supported primarily in the introductory phase of their studies.

For the funding period 01 April 2024 to 31 March 2025, applications in two funding lines are possible and can be handed in from now on:

  • Funding line for refugee students, doctoral students and researchers
  • Funding line for doctoral students and researchers at risk

Applications are submitted directly to Philipps-Universität Marburg, which nominates qualified applicants to the Hessian Ministry of Science and the Arts. The application deadline at Philipps-Universität Marburg is Feburary 14, 2024.

The requirements, award criteria and application documents can be found on the website of Dep. VI - International Affairs and Family Service.

If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Pia Schöngarth