What does the PROMOS-Scholarship support?
The PROMOS programme funds study-related stays abroad of up to 6 months in the following funding lines:
1. Study visits for countries outside the EU programme (min. 1 month to max. 4 months)
The programme funds study visits to universities for a duration of up to four months. Applications from free movers will also be taken into consideration. Applicants require confirmation of the host university at the time of application.
2. Internship abroad outside EU countries (min. 6 weeks to max. 6 months)
The programme funds internships abroad, e.g. at schools, universities, hospitals, research institutions, animal welfare institutions, etc.
Applicants require confirmation of the host institution at the time of application.
3. Thesis worldwide (min. 1 to max. 6 months)
The programme funds overseas stays that have the purpose of completing the bachelor's or master's thesis at universities, research institutions or companies around the world, including countries that are part of the . Applicants require confirmation of the host institution at the time of application. The supervisor of the thesis must explicitly support the stay abroad.
4. Winter and summer schools / specialized courses worldwide
The programme funds the participation in specialized courses, including countries that are part of the . At the time of the application, applicants require confirmation about their participation in the according winter or summer school. Doctoral students of all disciplines can also apply for this funding line.
Here you will find a list of all current winter and summer schools at partner universities of JLU.
Quarantine costs:if you have to go into quarantine at the start of your stay abroad, the PROMOS scholarship can help fund this period or reimburse any costs incurred. For this purpose, you will need to submit documents that confirm the exact quarantine period, such as official orders or entry regulation to the country.Virtual start: funding for stays that had to start remotely due to the pandemic is possible.
Please contact us to discuss possible funding options on an individual basis.