The Free State of Bavaria invites applications for its one-year scholarship program for students from Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe for the academic year 2020/21 via BAYHOST. Graduates from Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia and Ukraine are eligible to apply. 

The scholarships are meant to finance postgraduate studies (i.e. master’s programs) and PhDs at Bavarian universities. Annual scholarships can be extended twice for up to 3 years; the scholarship amounts 735 € per month. One-year study sojourns in Bavaria as part of a PhD in the home country can also be funded. 

Further information can be found on the BAYHOST website:

The application deadline for first time applications is the 1st December 2019 (date of receipt!).

Contact person:
Alexandra Weissgerber
Scholarship programs | Stipendienprogramme
Bavarian Academic Center for Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe
Universitätsstraße 31 | D-93053 Regensburg
T +49 (0)941-943-5049 | F +49 (0)941-943-5051