Heinrich Boll Foundation Scholarships 2024 for International Students, Germany.

January 2, 2024

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Bursary Description

  • Fully Funded
  • Germany Universities Offered by The Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung
  • Masters, PhD
  • All Subjects
  • International Students
  • Germany
  • 03/01/2024

Scholarship Description:

Study in Germany with the Heinrich Boll Foundation Scholarship Program, which is currently open for applications. This fully funded scholarship opportunity is available for both master’s and PhD studies, offering comprehensive financial support for the entire program duration. The Heinrich Boll Foundation Scholarships aim to assist international students pursuing their postgraduate and doctoral studies in Germany for the academic year 2024-2025. Successful candidates will receive complete scholarships that cover the full duration of their chosen programs.

About the Organization:

The Heinrich Böll Foundation, often referred to as the Heinrich Böll Stiftung, is a prominent German political foundation that operates internationally. Named after the renowned German writer and Nobel laureate Heinrich Böll, the foundation was established in 1997. Its primary objective is to promote democracy, civil society, and environmental sustainability, aligning with the values and principles espoused by Heinrich Böll throughout his literary and political career.

One of the core focus areas of the Heinrich Böll Foundation is environmentalism. It actively supports initiatives and projects related to climate protection, renewable energy, and ecological sustainability. The foundation also advocates for social justice, gender equality, and human rights. Through its work, it strives to create a more equitable and environmentally responsible world.

Operating globally, the Heinrich Böll Foundation collaborates with a diverse range of partners, including NGOs, academic institutions, and governmental bodies. It provides scholarships, conducts research, and engages in advocacy to address pressing global challenges. With offices in numerous countries, the foundation’s work extends across continents, contributing to the advancement of progressive and sustainable policies and practices.

Degree Level:

Heinrich Boll Foundation Scholarships 2024 for International Students, Germany. is available to undertake Masters, PhD level programs at Germany Universities.

Available Subjects:

Following subject are available to study under this scholarship program.

  • All Subjects

Scholarship Benefits:

The Heinrich Boll Foundation provides full scholarships that encompass the entire duration of the program.

Eligible Nationalities:

This scholarship is open to international students of all nationalities.

Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for the Heinrich Boll Foundation Scholarship, candidates must meet the following criteria:

  1. Language Requirement: Proficiency in English.
  2. Eligibility: Open to applicants from all countries around the world.

Key Criteria for the Student Scholarship:

  1. Exceptional academic performance in school or college/university.
  2. Demonstrated social engagement and a keen interest in political matters.
  3. Persuasive reasons for seeking the Heinrich Böll Foundation Scholarship.

Key Criteria for the Doctoral Scholarship:

  1. Outstanding academic record in both school and university.
  2. Presentation of a compelling research project, including an exposé, innovative research approach, realistic timetable, and preliminary work at an advanced stage.
  3. Active involvement in social and political causes.
  4. Strong, well-reasoned motivations for applying to the Heinrich Böll Foundation.

These criteria serve as the basis for selecting candidates for the scholarship.


Application Procedure:

To apply for the Heinrich Boll Foundation Scholarship, please adhere to the following application guidelines:

  1. Determine whether you qualify for the special focus groups in this particular application round.
  2. Familiarize yourself with the application process and the required documentation.
  3. Register on the online application portal.
  4. Complete the necessary information in the Online Application Portal.
  5. Once you have uploaded all your documents, submit your application before the application deadline expires.

The required documents for your application include:

  1. Personal information and CV.
  2. A statement explaining your motivation for applying to the Heinrich Böll Foundation.
  3. An outline detailing your motivation for studying your chosen subject and your primary areas of interest.
  4. An outline of your social engagements, political interests, or your proposed PhD thesis project.
  5. For more about Requirements, click here for Doctoral scholarship or here for Student scholarship.






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