Funding of the Deutschlandstipendium

Support talent and engagement: Information for donors

The Deutschlandstipendium represents a scholarship culture supported by the Federal government, universities and private sponsors. The Federal Government adds one euro to every euro donated by a private sponsor. This solidarity between state an society, between students and alumni, and between universities and inustry is strengthein our country and its skills base.

Many people start achieving great things at a young age. The Deutschlandstipendium is designed to encourage them and support them in their decision to pursue an ambitious course of study. Thousands of university students all over Germany benefit from such support each year. The scholarship provides room for civic engagement and personal development during their academic studies.

This scholarship programme has been succesfully encouraging universities to become more involved in regional and social networking since its introduction in 2011. It is the only national scholarship programme wihch enables universities to choose their scholarship holders themselves. Teh universities unse the scope offered by the programme to strengthen their own profile.

For the thousands of students who are awarded a Deutschlandstipendium every year, it means more mere financial support. It acknowledges their achievements and encourages them to engage in community work, contribute innvative ideas and spur economic and technological change in Germany. The exchange with sponsrs is an opportunity to develop their personal and professional skills.

Are you interested?

To become a sponsor, please contact:

Coordination at Leuphana

Dörte Krahn
Universitätsallee 1, C4.108b
21335 Lüneburg
Fon +49.4131.677-1554
doerte.krahn@leuphana.de