Folkwang

Lions Club Essen-Werethina enhancement grant

The enhancement grant of the Lions Club Essen-Werethina. First awarded for the 2008 study course, This is a contribution provided for the purpose of supporting German and foreign students at the Folkwang University of the Arts who have been recognised as possessing an outstanding talent and are needy or socially disadvantaged.

The grant is awarded in the form of a scholarship, topped up in accordance with the Law on Students Grants and Loans (StiG), and approved for the period of one year. The funding begins on 1st October and ends on 30th September of the following year. It amounts to €300 a month. A presentation as part of an event organised by the Lions Club Essen-Werethina is anticipated. In addition, personal contact is also possible.

Eligible for support are students in the Instrumental Training and Voice / Music Theatre study courses, who are immatriculated at the Folkwang University of the Arts and are undertaking a first degree up to the 1st Master's degree. Second degree students can apply if they did not receive a Germany Grant as first degree students.

Application and selection process:

Grant applications for the year 2016/2017 must be submitted to the Department for Strategy & Project Development no later than May 31, and must contain the following documents:

  • Application form (downloaded from our homepage),
  • Curriculum vitae, artistic career,
  • Evidence of coursework achieved to date (transcript of records),
  • Assessment from the principle study teacher.

Applications with incomplete information will not be considered.

Applicants will be invited to an audition. The audition date will be announced in good time.

Download grand application form