Fully Funded Scholarships for International Students at The University of Bonn Argelander


Deadline: 1 May 2022 Providers: University of Bonn
Funding Types: Fully Funded Scholarships Study in: Germany
Subjects:Subjects offered by the University Study Level: PhD, Postgraduate

 About the Scholarship

The Argelander Scholarships are awarded by the University of Bonn to high-achieving and excellent students in Germany. The financing opportunity is available for the academic year 2022/2023.

This Argelander Scholarship program at the University of Bonn is offered to talented and ambitious individuals who wish to pursue a doctoral degree at the University of Bonn. The prize is available throughout Africa, Latin America, and Asia.

With 6,000 employees, the University of Bonn is one of the region’s top employers and one of Germany’s most prestigious research and teaching institutions. From sponsorship schemes to collaborative formation of endowed professorships to grants and joint initiatives, the institution explores a variety of types of collaboration with industry.

Benefits of the Scholarship

The University of Bonn Argelander Scholarship program can cover the following study expenses:

  • A travel allowance (depending on country of origin)
  • A scholarship of €1,500 per month (additional funds for accompanying family members: up to €300 for a spouse and €250 per child)
  • A research expense allowance of up to € 300 per month can be submitted to the International Office after the scholarship has been awarded. Information on applying for the allowance will be provided with your scholarship award.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Eligible Countries: All nationalities are eligible for this University of Bonn Argelander Scholarship.
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: Students can apply to take up any development-related postgraduate course programme at ZEF.
  • Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
  • The applicants must hold an offer letter from the university in the applied programme


  • How to Apply: Students need to register online and apply on the university portal. Applicants are required to search for the desired programme and complete the online application form for the scholarship.
  • Supporting Documents: Your bachelor’s and master’s certificate and transcript of records
  • Proof of deregistration from your last university
  • Copy of your identification document (ID, passport)
  • Certified copy of your university entrance qualification (e.g. Abitur certificate)
  • Admission Requirements: Students must check all the entry requirements of the university.
  • Language Requirement: The students are required to be knowledgeable of English and germane languages.