Friedrich Ebert Foundation Scholarships in Germany [Fully Funded]

DAAD/Friedrich Ebert Foundation Scholarships 2022: Applications for the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Scholarships to study in Germany is ongoing and open for interested applicants. The scholarships are open to students from Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe and Latin America who wish to pursue their Bachelor or Masters Degree program in Germany.

Each year up to 40 students are awarded FES sponsorships. International students receive amonthly amount of 861 EUR and costs for health insurance are funded. Students with a child receive a family allowance of 276 EUR. Students in any subject area are eligible to apply, if they demonstrate excellent school or academic merit, wish to study in Germany.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): DAAD/Friedrich Ebert Foundation.

Scholarship Type: Fully Funded Scholarships

Scholarship Worth: Funding up to EUR 861/month  plus Other allowances.

Slots: Up to 40 scholarships per year

Study Level: Undergraduates and Postgraduate

Target Group:  Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe and Latin America.


Friedrich Ebert Foundation Scholarships | Details

The scholarships are open to applicants from Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe. Students in any subject area are eligible to apply, if they demonstrate excellent school or academic merit and wish to study in Germany.

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

  • Applicants from Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Eastern Europe are eligible.
  • The academic excellence of the candidates is taken into consideration.
  • Candidates should wish to study in Germany and should be committed to the values of social democracy.
  • Highly-performing students are preferred, with enhanced social competencies and academic skills.
  • Eligible Subjects: Students in any subject area are eligible to apply, if they demonstrate excellent school or academic merit, wish to study in Germany.
  • English Language Requirement: Not a necessary requirement.

Scholarship Value and Benefits

  • International students receive a monthly base amount of EUR 861.
  • In addition, costs for health insurance are funded and scholars with a child receive a family allowance of EUR 276. The scholarship does not have to be repaid.
  • The number of awards available is 40.



Application Procedures

  • How-to-Apply: To apply for the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Scholarships, follow the below steps;
  • First, visit the DAAD scholarship database to confirm your country-specific requirements thus;
  • Select your status and your country of origin to know if you are eligible to apply for the programs
  • If your status and/or country of origin is not included in the list, you cannot apply for this scholarship programme.
  • Access all application forms and further information necessary to submit your application
  • It is recommended to use browser with language options (e.g. Google Chrome, Firefox etc) as the default language of the application page is in German.
  • Application Deadline: Timeline varies, check here for details of specific timelines

Visit the Official Website for Further Details


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  1. Hi I’m from Ethiopia i want to complete master degree from Germany how I will apply? help me to get the form

  2. Wishing this opportunity to change or enhance my career and to change my life to the bright future may God bless Germany.

  3. Wishing this opportunity to change or enhance my career and to change my life to the bright future may God bless Germany.

  4. the problem is that you ara not clear on how to apply and the form to fill where do we find it please. I went throughout what you wrote but in vain. fROM Burundi

  5. I am from zambia and would love to study in Germany. I have a barchelor’s degree in education physics

    • I’m Shontelle Mensah from Liberia
      I will love to study in Germany though this scholarship

  6. I am a Nigerian and I desire a scholarship for a Master’s degree in legal studies .This is to enable me enhance my professional competence and knowledge.I will be delighted if this foundation can create this opportunity for me by granting me this lifeline.

  7. hello,dear ,i am from Ethiopia i am interested to study in Germany by engineering program

    • Hi, I’m from Liberia and I’m so much interested in this Scholarship. I’m a first semester student of The University of Liberia Business Department studying Management and Public Administration.
      I will honestly be glad if I’m selected for this Scholarship.

  8. I’m Daniel D Singbeh from liberia I will be glad if I’m been selected for this scholarships to faward my education in germany, which as been my dream.

  9. Always was my dream to study abroad, and I hope with this opportunity I will accomplish my goal.

  10. Hi Admin,
    I’m Ibrahim A Mansaray from Sierra Leone. I’m interested in your tuition-free scholarship programs in Master’s.
    I’m a graduate, with a Bsc In Peace and Conflict Studies.
    Please help.

    • I am Liberian living Monrovia,has Back secondary Education from the University of Liberia.I am interested in your fully founded scholarship.

  11. I am Megersa Deressa from Ethiopia. I am graduated by BA Degree in Management.Now I am interested to Join your University by masters program.

  12. Hi, my name is student Yayah D. Soukouna, am from the Republic of Liberia, Monrovia City. Am so great full of being part of this opportunity given to African student.

  13. Hello, wish to apply for the scholarship, but can’t fine the official website to apply. Will be greatful if the website can be send to me. Thanks

    • I am a student in Sierra Leone doing my first degree programme in computer engineering

  14. I have a Degree in History and International Studies from one of the foremost State Universities in Nigeria. I’m questing to be a beneficiary of the Scholarship programme to enable me undergo a related Master’s Degree in Germany. Akinwumi Nixon from Nigeria

  15. I am a 26 year old Swazi holding a degree in Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Midwifery. I would like to study Medicine. This would really help me acquire knowledge and skills for a possible job opportunity since now I have not been working after graduation for over a year now. Can I apply?

  16. I want to study either Masters in TESOL/Psychology/Philosophy or keen to do Phd in respective subject such as English or Sociology in full scholarship

      • I have successfully completed auto mobile technology diploma with 2nd class which was held by the Ceylon German Technical Training Institute in Sri lanka.So I want to know whether I am eligible for degree programme in Germany for the relevent field.

  17. I am presently on my final year doing my dissertation on the topic “Manual Mortarless Brick Machines ” Am completing Bachelor of Education Technical Studies and I want to pursue TVET as Master level . My Sessional Grade Point has been 4.2 on a scale of 5 .Am I qualified for the Master in Technical and Vocational Education and Training? I am presently supporting the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Force

  18. Hello am from Africa special east Africa soomalia 🇸🇴I like to study for Germany 🇩🇪 university
    And so interesting to continue my education and my dream come true
    One day.so could you help me for free scholarships.

  19. Please my name is Richard and it’s my dream to further my education in Germany. Kindly help me by showing me the way to make that dream a reality. Thank you

    • Richard, you have all the information that can help you on this post. Contact us through our contact form if you have specific enquires

  20. Hello my name is Reta Eshetu from Ethiopia. I have MSc. in forest managements and climate change and work in forestry research center. If you have any PhD. scholarship in this field pleas tell me.

    • Good afternoon my name is mamdu jalloh am from Sierra Leone West Africa I really want to study computer science but I don’t have money please help me

  21. I have a 8 years study gap. I complete my HSC(higher secondary Certificate.)2012. Could I apply from Bangladesh and Is there any course on Culinary arts in Germany?

  22. Am Faith from Kenya and I have a diploma can I get a scholarship for my bachelors degree??

  23. Hello Sir/Madam,
    I am a Liberian and also graduate of the Cuttington University.
    I’m interested in studying at your University in Germany. My dream in life is to become a good and successful Gynecologist but this can’t be done here in Liberia, because of this, I’m asking that you please give me the opportunity to help save lives in and around the world. I’m currently 20 years old with a B.sc in Biology.
    Thanks for your understanding
    Best regards
    Morris M. Kroma.

  24. I am interested to study in Germany with Scholarship but I have little knowledge of Deutsche. I am fluent in English language. Will I be considered for the application

    • Hello Latta, do visit the official website of your preferred scholarship awarding body and follow the instructions to apply. Best regards

  25. Hello,
    I am Yussif from Ghana, I have interest in reading International relations as undergraduate, I hold Diploma in Education. Am I qualified please??

  26. Hello admin iam Monalisa from Zimbabwe is our country eligible I want to study in Germany but still awaiting for my Alevel results to be published soon.Please consider me

  27. I am very interest to study in German. I think that, German is a best of from other country. I want to master’s in German. In the moment, what i need to document for my study and where have i to go? please in from me.

  28. I am Alvin B. Ziah from Liberia West Africa. This will be a great opportunity for me when I am accepted to benefit from this scholarship.

    • I am Valentine from Nigeria. Please I will like to be considered for the scholarship program at masters level in Economics

  29. I am Mequanint Tesfahun from Ethiopia l have BA in economics and l needed to apply my masters at this university pleas contact and help me

    • I am really interested in studying over there based on schooler ship.
      I am a Nigerian, a female and I will like to study medical laboratory science in your school I will be so grateful if my request is favorably considered….

      • Good day sir/ madam, am from Cameroon and will wish to apply for a masters in food science and technology to help me gain knowledge that will permit me in return to contribute in developing my community and in my own small way reduce unemployment among us youths

      • Hi admin ,I am deborah sefu from Zambia and a holder of a university degree wanting to pursue masters.Does my country qualify?

  30. Hello, This is Dr. Sefath from Bangladesh. I am working with Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) for last three years. With the aim of serving humanity, I have decided to complete my Masters Course in Public health from a World Standard Institution. Though I neither have IEELTS/TOFEL score or any German Language course experience, I have full confidence to learn the language if I could get the opportunity.

    I have 2 questions.

    1. Am I eligible to apply for thee scholarship?

    2. Due to COVID emergency situation, like some other countries, we are facing some unwanted official disturbances in services here at Bangladesh. I am scared that some of my academic documents will need time to be submitted due to the same cause. So if it is allowed to submit some of my necessary papers/documents later?

  31. I am Yosef Dessalegn from Ethiopia I am very interested to study in your university. I would like to be get this opportunity. I don’t want to miss this chance.

    • I want to apply for this scholarship in Germany for this year. I want to complete aMasters degree in microbiology. Earlier I have completed my graduation in Biology from the University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.

    • You should read through the how-to-apply section for steps involved in applying. If you need more information, you should use the official link provided

  32. Hi iam interested i would like to be given this opportunity which seems to be once life time opportunity not to be missed

    • Hi,I’m John Henry Kweh from Liberia. I’m a high school graduate and went to study in Great nation like Germany, poundly interesting of migrating to Europe. This could be a opportunity of me. By the Grace of God all things shall be good for me.

  33. I will be grateful if i can get this scholarship, because i have graduate from o level since 2016 but no money to further my education into university. Please i need the LINK on my email and i hope my dream to become chemical engineer will come to pass. The link

    • Hello Sunday, please note that all the information required for you to apply are available on the official application website. Visit the official website and follow the instructions provided to apply. Best regards

  34. It has always been my dream to study in the German soil but for lack of some one or two things it has remain a dream and I will glad and much grateful if considered for this opportunity. Am a brilliant but poor Ghanaian young man.

    • Hello Mubarak, Please do well to visit the official website and apply for consideration in the scholarships. Best regards

  35. Hello, I’m Ahana. I am from Bangladesh. I’ve completed my highschool. I was looking for an engineering program. Specifically mechanical engineering. And Germany is one of the best countries for mechanical engineering.
    So, I’d like to know more about application details and scholarship programs and requirements.

    • Hello, I’m Monica, I am from Angola but I’hv completed my high school in Windhoek Namibia. I would like to do further studies in Germany focusing on Business Administration. It will be of good help to my family if I get this opportunity. Best regards

      • Hello Monica, please do visit the official website to check for your eligibility status.Best regards

  36. Hello am very interesting to develop my education, I will be so glad if I get this opportunity to Help and Improve my community in Ethiopia.

  37. Hello, I am Ethiopian who is willing to do my studies in Germany and I will be happy if I’m considered for a scholarship. This may help me to help my community here in Ethiopia.

    • Hi Peter, Kindly apply for the scholarships by visiting the official application webpage of the scholarship sponsor. Best regards

  38. My name is Asogwa Johnbosco and I wish to further my education (Electrical and Electronics Engineering) in Germany.

    • I’m interested in electrical and electronic engineering. I will be grateful if I’m given the opportunity. Thanks!

      • I sulaiman bolingo sankoh am a Sierra leonean that my nationality am ,interested to have this opportunity to study in great Germany thank you for accepting my offer.

    • I have completed my Masters in Management . Now I am working in cevil service of Bangladesh . I want to do a master degree in MIS or any branch of Management to enhance my capacity to serve the nation. That is why I am seeking your help in this matter. If it happens to me I will ever greatful. Thanks .

    • I want to study in German. there are plenty of reasons why.Even my fevorite football team.. my future dreams its all in that country.. i want to be there & get my bachelor degree and after graduation get a job there, and yeah work for the country

      • Hi Amanya, Kindly apply for the scholarships by visiting the official application webpage of the scholarship sponsor. Best regards

  39. Hello I am a Zimbabwean who is wiling to do my further studies and it will be my owner to get this scholarship.. This mighty help m develop the comunties of zimbabwe

  40. Hello, I am Ugandan who is willing to do further studies and I will be happy if I’m considered for a scholarship. This may help me improve and develop my community here uganda

    • Hello, I am from Nigeria in respect of the scholarship advertise by this organization, I wish to further my education if I am considered for this scholarship, to enchance myself and community if granted this humble opportunity.

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