How to Apply for the SBW Berlin Scholarship?To apply for the SBW Berlin Scholarship, follow these simple steps:

  1. Fill out the application form completely.
  2. Provide your personal details, contact information, and include a photograph.
  3. Share information about your current and past education.
  4. Provide details about your parents, household members, recent school or university certificates, highest academic degree, current occupation, desired career, vocational training (if applicable), internships, professional experience, skills, hobbies, interests, travel abroad experience, and volunteering experience.
  5. Attach the following documents:
    • A motivation letter (1 or 2 pages long).
    • A copy of your most recent school or university certificate showing your grade point average and grades overview.
    • A copy of your highest academic degree (high school diploma or university certificate) with grade point average and grades overview.
    • If available, include copies of:
      • University admission or evidence of qualification for university entrance.
      • An internationally recognized language certificate for the language in which your studies will be taught.
      • Previous work, training, apprenticeship, and internship certificates and references.
      • If you have started studying already, include all obtained university certificates and records of achievements (both graded and ungraded).
    • While not mandatory, it’s recommended to submit additional documents such as one or two letters of recommendation from professors, schoolteachers, employers, etc., and evidence of the net household income.
    • Note: Non-certified copies and translations are acceptable for the application. However, certified copies of some documents will be required during the verification process if you successfully pass the selection process.
  6. Submit the application and all supporting documents in either German or English via email to
  7. The final decision regarding scholarship grants for the upcoming semester will be communicated in early February or early August of each year.

Good luck with your application!