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Here you will find current announcements of various stipend formats, you can apply for at the University of Erfurt.

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Predoc Scholarships

Predoc Scholarships of the Faculty of Economics, Law and Social Sciences

The Faculty of Economics, Law and Social Sciences at the University of Erfurt will award up to three short-term scholarships by 1 September 2021 at the latest, which are intended to facilitate the transition to an academic career for particularly qualified graduates of the Master's degree programmes "Political Science (Law, Economics and Social Sciences)" and "Public Policy" at the Faculty or elsewhere.

The scholarships have a duration of three to six months, depending on the applicant situation. The monthly funding amount is currently 1,000 euros (plus family allowance, if applicable). 

Application deadline is 30 June 2021. Detailed information on eligibility requirements, award criteria and application documents to be submitted as well as a contact person for queries can be found in summary form in the call for applications.

For specific queries, please contact the Dean's Office of the Faculty of Economics, Law and Social Sciences.

Graduation Grant for International Doctoral Candidates funded by DAAD German Academic Exchange Service

With graduation grants international doctoral candidates are meant to be supported in their final phase of their dissertation. The scholarship is intended to allow doctoral candidates to fully concentrate and focus on the completion of their research project.

The graduation grant is awarded for three months within the year 2021. 

Application deadline is 01 August 2021. For further information about the documents to be submitted and the application procedure in general, please look at the Annoucement. 

For any inquiries about the application and selection process, contact the International Office.

Completion Scholarships

The University of Erfurt awards Completion Scholarships for three month to doctoral candidates who are in their final phase of their doctorate and whose doctoral procedure has been opened at the University of Erfurt. The monthly scholarship amounts to 1,000 euros.

Applications can be submitted at any time. All application documents must be sent to

Please note: From 01 January 2021, until further notice, completion scholarships can only be awarded to doctoral candidates, who started a doctoral scholarship at the University of Erfurt (Christoph-Martin-Wieland or Landesgraduate Scholarship) not later than 10 May 2018.

For further information about the documents to be submitted and the application procedure, please refer to the announcement.

At "News for early-stage researcher" you will find further external calls for proposals and funding opportunities.