Announcement and application


Usually the scholarships are advertised twice a year (summer and winter semesters).

Applications are open to anyone who is about to begin their studies at the TU Bergakademie Freiberg or is enrolled at the TU Bergakademie Freiberg. In addition to the professional achievements achieved so far and the personal and, if applicable, professional development to date, social commitment, the willingness to assume responsibility and special social, family or personal circumstances resulting from, for example, family background or a migration background, are also taken into account when selecting the scholarship holders. 

Funding is excluded if the student receives a talent and performance-related material grant in accordance with §§ 1 Para. 3 or 4 Para. 1 S. 1 of the Act to Establish a National Scholarship Programme (Scholarship Act) of 21 July 2010, as amended, unless it is less than a monthly average of 30 euros.

Current call

You can apply for a scholarship starting in winter semester 2020/2021 here:

Application period: 29th June 2020, 08:00 hours to 6th August 2020, 23:59 hours

Selection Committee

In addition to the Prorector, the Selection Committee consists of one university teacher from each faculty, the Equal Opportunities Officer and three student senators.

Further information of scholarship assignment


With the granting of a scholarship, every scholarship holder receives a scholarship certificate.

We draw up framed certificates not only for the scholarship holders, but also for the sponsors, which attest to the commitment of the sponsorship.