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University – Erfurt – More Scholarships for Meritorious and Dedicated Students – Education

University – Erfurt:More scholarships for gifted and committed students

Directly from DPA News Channel

Erfurt (dpa / th) – 538 students from eleven universities in Thuringia received German scholarships in 2021. That’s about 30 percent more than last year, the state statistics office announced Tuesday. Overall, Thuringia has never been given so much Deutschland Stipendium before. It is intended to support students who are expected to achieve outstanding academic and professional excellence.

Deutschlandstipendium supports students with 300 euros per month. It is funded half by the federal government and half by private donors. The latter employs universities. In 2021, the universities of Thuringia have raised 530,300 euros in funding.

Most scholarships in Germany are for law, economics and social science students (161); Then in the subject group with scholarship in engineering (114) and in mathematics and natural sciences (81). About 61.5 percent of the 538 scholarships went to women (331).

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