Scholarships and funding opportunities

For your stay abroad you can apply for the following grants in the International Office of the Hochschule Bremerhaven - University of Applied Sciences:

1. Erasmus+

Students are eligible for an Erasmus+ grant if they complete study at one of our European partner universities for at least 3 months or complete an internship of at least 2 months in one of the 33 Erasmus+ programme countries. Further Information about Erasmus+ can be found here.


You can apply for a PROMOS scholarship if you plan on spending a study semester. an internship or a language course abroad in a non-European country. General information about the PROMOS scholarship, as well as the application and selection process can be found on our PROMOS page.

3. Bremer Studien-Fonds e.V.

The Bremer-Studien-Fonds provides scholarships and onetime grants for stays abroad (especially internships), if the students cannot apply for scholarships of the DAAD, Promos and Erasmus+. Scholarships are only granted for voluntary stays abroad that are not part of the examination regulations. Student mobility for studies can only be funded in case of justified exceptions.

The application should be submitted to the Career Service Center of the Hochschule Bremerhaven - University of Applied Sciences latest the 15th of January / 15th of June each year.

The guidelines for awarding of the scholarship and the application documents can be found here.