Why I support the DAAD-Stiftung

DAAD/S. Lohmann

Current sponsors share their motivation to support young academics worldwide together with the DAAD-Stiftung


Make the international academic training of a student a reality


Learn from the narrative of a South African student. what it means for the scholarship holder and especially for yourself to take over a Stipendien-Patenschaft and contribute to the career of a young person.


I was supported by the DAAD-Stiftung


Read here about the experiences the scholarship holders had during their funding period.

Meeting in Bonn: The Huber Family and Dr. Nimer Khraim


The atmosphere was open and warm, almost familial, when Marianne Huber and her son Markus met Nimer Khraim who had travelled from Hannover to Bonn to meet the family of the man his scholarship was named after.


Sponsor meets "her" beneficiary


Every year Prof. Johansen supports a Russian doctoral student together with the DAAD-Stiftung. In October 2015 she once again met one of "her" scholarship holders.


Students from India visit with Chancellor Merkel

Guido Bergmann

Nine Indian master’s students of European Studies had the opportunity to meet with German Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel at a photo shoot at the Chancellery in Berlin in August 2014.


Scholarship donors meet scholarship recipients

DAAD/Michael Jordan

In March 2014, two scholarship donors of the DAAD-Stiftung met the scholarship holders, whom they are supporting. The DAAD-Stiftung arranged this “meeting of the generations” during the DAAD scholarship holder meeting in Bonn.