Musikhochschule Freiburg

Foundations/Funding Associations with Political or Confessional Affiliations

National German Academic Foundation

Sponsor/Donor: Federal Republic of Germany
Target Group: outstanding students of all fields
Amount: up to 585 EUR depending on familial situation, allowance for books
Tutor: Prof. Martin Schmeding
How to Apply: Applications are accepted twice a year and should be submitted to the foundation's tutor at Freiburg University of Music. They must include a comprehensive letter of recommendation from an instructor in the student's major field including evidence of his or her high achievement, a curriculum vitae, and letter of motivation from the student
www.studienstiftung.de

Cusanuswerk

Sponsor/Donor: Roman Catholic Church
Target Group: outstanding students who are actively engaged members of the Catholic Church
Amount: up to 585 EUR depending on familial situation, allowance for books
Tutor: Prof. Dr. Ludwig Holtmeier
How to Apply:
www.cusanuswerk.de 

Evangelisches Studienwerk e.V. Villigst (Protestant funding association)

Sponsor/Donor: German Protestant Church
Target Group: membership and active engagement in the church
Amount: up to 585 EUR depending on familial situation, allowance for books
How to Apply:
www.evstudienwerk.de 

Friedrich Naumann Foundation

Sponsor/Donor: affiliated with the German political party FDP
Target Group: outstanding students of all fields
How to Apply:
www.fnst-freiheit.org 

Konrad Adenauer Foundation

Sponsor/Donor: affiliated with the German political party CDU
Target Group: outstanding students of all fields
How to Apply:
www.kas.de 

Friedrich Ebert Foundation

Sponsor/Donor: affiliated with the German political party SPD
Target Group: outstanding students of all fields
How to Apply:
www.fes.de 

Heinrich Böll Foundation

Sponsor/Donor: affiliated with the German political party "Bündnis 90/Die Grüne"
Target Group: outstanding academic and/or scientific achievements, social engagement, and active reflection on the foundation's core values: ecology, nonviolence, solidarity, and democracy
How to Apply:
www.boell.de 

Rosa Luxemburg Foundation

Sponsor/Donor: affiliated with the German political party "Die Linke"
Target Group: students and doctoral candidates of all fields who have distinguished themselves through high academic achievement and great social dedication in the spirit of the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation
How to Apply:
www.rosalux.de 

Hans Böckler Foundation

Sponsor/Donor: affiliated with the German Confederation of Trade Unions
Target Group: promotes gifted laborers through scholarships and research initiatives. Children of laborers and students who have earned their higher education entrance qualification through adult education programs are given priority in decisions on funding.
Amount: up to 585 EUR depending on familial situation, allowance for books
How to Apply:
www.boeckler.de