Folkwang

Germany Grants

The Germany Grants are aimed at students at Folkwang University of the Arts up to the conclusion of the first Masters degree.

Folkwang University of the Arts will award a total of 30 Germany Grants for the winter semester 2016/17. The grant payments of EUR 300 per month commence on October 1, and end on September 30 of the following ye

Grant eligibility:

All students of Folkwang University of the Arts between semester 1 (first matriculation) and the end of the first Masters degree are eligible. Second degree students can apply if they did not receive a Germany Grant as first defree students. Two grants will not be awarded to the same students.
Germany Grants are aimed at students, who have demonstrated excellent results in their studies, or who show the promise to do so. Additional social commitments and extraordinary personal achievements are a desirable criterion.

Application and selection process:

Grant applications must be submitted to the Department for Strategy & Project Development no later than May 31, and must contain the following documents:

  • Grant application form (download link below)
  • CV/Resume
  • Summary of artistic development
  • Assessment from the principle study teacher
  • Faculty 4: Portfolio
  • Faculty 1 will extend an audition invitation. The audition date will be announced ahead of time.

Applications with incomplete information will not be considered.

The relevant faculty board will decide on the short list of applicants. The results will be communicated to the Department for Strategy & Project Development. The Department for Strategy & Project Development will then decide on the grant recipients in a closed session.

Download grant application form