Emergency Fund Scholarships

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The scholarship funding is made possible by the Hasso Plattner Foundation and the Universitätsgesellschaft e.V. .

We support international students who are enrolled at the University of Potsdam and whose financial situation requires support due to the war in Ukraine.

Types of support

Application requirements


Information regarding the application

  • You can submit applications at any time. The Emergency Fund Commission, chaired by the Head of the International Office, decides on the application.
  • The descision is made based on suitability, economic situation of the applicant as well as the availability of sufficient funds.
  • In case of a positive decision of the commission, the applicant will receive the application form and has to fill it out, sign it and send it back (by mail as original) to the International Office.
  • A written decision will be issued within 4 weeks after the application has been submitted.