Scholarships for Doctoral Candidates

Scholarships Awarded on the Basis of the Hamburg Promotion of Scientific and Artistic Talent Act

Hamburg University of Technology awards two scholarships starting on December 1, 2021 on the basis of the Hamburgisches Gesetz zur Förderung des wissenschaftlichen und künstlerischen Nachwuchses (HmbNFG), to give it its German name. Scholarships are awarded to especially qualified doctoral candidates who are preparing for or in the process of writing their doctoral dissertation at TU Hamburg, if the project seems likely to make a major contribution towards research.

The scholarship amounts to 1200 € per month. Childcare supplement amounts to 154 €.

Scholarships can be granted as basic scholarships or completion scholarships. A scholarship will initially be granted for one year.

Further information available at

Graduate Academy for Technology and Innovation
Am Schwarzenberg-Campus 1 (A)
21073 Hamburg

Dr. Krista Schölzig     T 040 42878-4337     E Krista.Schoelzig(at)
Lara Walkling         T 040 42878-3752     E Lara.Walkling(at)   

Application deadline: September 30, 2021