- Deutsches Studentenwerk
Online Application Portal: www.ueberbrueckungshilfe-studierende.de
Then, your institution is not eligible and you cannot apply. Students are eligibly if they are enrolled at a public or publicly recognised higher education institution in Germany, and if they are not on leave.
Because the interim financial aid is only available to students at a public or publicly recognised higher education institution. Many other institutions for secondary or tertiary education exist in Germany, but they are not officially recognised higher education institutions.
All students who are studying within a work or empoyment contract and thus have regular income are exempt from the interim financial aid.
Please use the complete name of your higher education institution. Many institutions for applied science (Fachhochschulen) have changed their names to „Hochschule“ or „Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften“. If you are unsure about the official name of your institution, please refer to your certificate of enrollment.
The main campus of your institution is relevant, please use the city or town where your institution is headquartered.
No, this is not possible. You must file your application online via the portal www.ueberbrueckungshilfe-studierende.de. This is the only way to apply.
Both are not relevant and you do not have to mention this when applying for interim financial aid, since the money in such contracts is not available at short notice.
Yes, you can upload an additional pdf-document with your bank account balance where you can include explanations – the clearer, the better and the faster your application will be processed.
No, later uploads are not possible.
In the application process, please make sure that you have completely uploaded all the right documents before sending the application. Your documents are shown immediately after the upload, and you can is they are not the correct ones or not readably, delete and change them. You can also go back and verify if all documents are correct and complete before sending the application. If you do not have the documents ready at hand, please interrupt the work on your application and log in again later to upload the right documents. You should only send the application when it is completely finished!
The online application tool will automatically show you if and when your application is complete when uploading documents.
Yes, the use of other loans and grants does not principally exclude the application for interim financial aid. Also, BAFöG-recipients or students who use a KfW student loan can receive the interim financial aid, if they can prove that they are nevertheless in a pandemic-related financial hardship.