Scholarships and Awards

As a student, you may wish to consider applying for a scholarship programme. The HWR Berlin will provide funding for certain degree programmes, or offer (part) scholarships together with partners from business or associations as a reward. We have put together a summary for you of the funding options for students:

Berlin Startup Scholarship

The Berlin Startup Scholarship provides support to entrepreneurs who have come up with their first foundation concept and are preparing for commercial viability.

Deutschlandstipendium scholarship

The Deutschlandstipendium  HWR Berlin scholarship funds talented and high-achieving students to the value of 300 euros per month within the standard study period.

DAAD Prize for outstanding achievements of foreign students

International students at the HWR Berlin with above-average academic performance and non-academic engagement may be nominated for the DAAD Prize for outstanding achievements of foreign students. The accolade includes a prize to the value of 1,000 euros and a DAAD certificate.

HWR Talent

The HWR Berlin supports its high-achieving students as part of the HWR Talent programme.

Other funding options

Students may make use of special funding options for certain degree programmes at the HWR Berlin.

  • Study scholarship for the Business Law degree programme
    Offering provided by the Bundesagentur für Arbeit (Federal Employment Agency) with financial and academic support, including space on an internship
  • Full scholarship for the Public Administration Informatics degree programme
    Working in cooperation with the Senate Department for Finance, up to 20 full scholarships are offered for Department 3. The value of the scholarships allows the student to concentrate on his/her studies without being compelled to obtain financing for living costs from another source.