Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg


Shino Yuo
Referentin Internationale Alumni

phone: 0345-55 21549
fax: 0345-55 27427

Universitätsring 19/20
06108 Halle (Saale)

postal address:
Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
International Office
06099 Halle (Saale)

Linda Bilz
Studentische Mitarbeiterin

International Office
06099 Halle (Saale)

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Current Calls and Funding Opportunities

Current Calls

Fullbright Study Scholarship   

Who can apply?

Students and graduates of all subjects with an interest in transatlantic realtaions. Good academic performance and social commitment are required. Applicants must be able to prove that they hold a Bachelor's degree or have completed 6 semesters in the Diplom, Magister and Staatsexamen programmes by August 2021 at the latest.

What support is provided?

Financial support for a four- or nine-month study at a graduate school in the USA.

Application deadline

05 August 2020

You can find the application form here   .

Alumni Special Projects for Germany Alumni from Developing Countries   

As part of the programme, specialists seminars on varoius topics are sponsored. The thematic focus is based on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations, in particular:

  • water / water management / waste water / waste / recycling
  • nutrition / food security / food technology / rural development
  • renewable energies / climate protection
  • education / lifelong learning / information and communication technology
  • medicine / public health
  • biodiversity / ecology

Who can apply?

The projects are aimed at professionals from developing countries who have been trained in Germany (Germany Alumni).

Applications for the financing of specialist seminars can be submitted via the MLU. The selection of participating Germany-Alumni is carried out in close cooperation with the DAAD

What support is provided?

Sponsoring is available for specialists seminars on various topics related to the above-mentioned SDGs, which are hold prior to an international fair or conference in line with these topics.

The following events/projects are already announced:

1. IFAT Africa   , Johannesburg, 13 to 15 July 2021

  • Topics: water, sewage, waste, recycling
  • Application deadline: 31 August 2020

2. MEDICAL FAIR THAILAND   , Bangkok, 8 to 10 September 2021

  • Topics: Medicine; hospital, diagnostic, pharmaceutical, medical and rehabilitation equipment and supplies
  • Application deadline: 15 September 2020

3. International Circular Economy Week   , Birkenfeld / Trier, 25 to 29 October 2021

  • Topics: Resource efficiency, water management, decentralised energy systems, sustainable construction and land use
  • Application deadline: 15 September 2020

Re-invitation Programme for Former Scholarship Holders       (DAAD)

Who can apply?

DAAD alumni*

What support is provided?

Research and working stays

Grants for alumni events    (DAAD)

Who can apply?

DAAD alumni*

What support is provided?

Professional alumni events with a significant number of former DAAD alumni participating

Scientific Literature Programme    (DAAD)

Who can apply?

DAAD alumni*

What support is provided?

Specialist literature to advance academic knowledge and qualifications

Funding Opportunities

Funding of Guest Speakers at German Universities    (DAAD)

Who can apply?

German university teachers from the hosting university in Germany

What support is provided?

Temporal stay of university guest speakers from all countries and subjects (personnel and material expenses)

Individual Research of Funding Opportunities

DAAD Scholarship Database   

Alumniportal Deutschland   

EURAXESS - Researchers in Motion   

* former DAAD scholarship holders who have received funding for a stay in Germany