Foreign grants


The German Academic Exchange Service DAAD offers various funding options for summer schools in Germany, Master programmes in Germany as well as one-year grants for doctoral candidates, grants for research stays and a re-invitation programme for former scholarship holders.

Further information can be found in the scholarship database of DAAD.


Summer School Alpbach

Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Forschung (BMBWF)

  • Grants for students, doctoral candidates and researchers
  • Further information: (in German and English)


College of Europe in Bruges (and Natolin)

  • two scholarships for a one-year Master programme
  • Application directly to the College of Europe
  • deadline for applications: 15.01.

Brunei Darussalam

Canada - Québec

Additional tuition fee exemption scholarships

Under the cooperation agreement signed between Quebec and Luxembourg, the Government of Quebec grants Luxembourg students scholarships exempting them from additional tuition fees; the Luxembourg student, a scholarship holder of the Government of Quebec, therefore pays the same tuition fees as a Quebec student, and not the increased fees due by international students.

Eligibility criteria:

  1. be of Luxembourg nationality
  2. be admitted to a university in Quebec
  3. be enrolled full-time in a cycle of undergraduate, graduate or postgraduate studies

Delay for submitting the application:

  • 30.09. if the study cycle starts in the winter term (January) of the current academic year
  • 30.04. if the study cycle begins in the autumn term (August) of the following academic year

Application procedures:

Application file to be sent to the Ministry of Higher Education and Research, Postal address : B.P. 1101 L-1011 Luxembourg; Mention : International Scholarships or electronically to

The application will include the following documents :

  • Application form for the allocation of additional tuition fee exemptions duly completed and signed;
  • Copy of identity card/passport;
  • Proof of admission to a program of study at a Quebec university-level educational institution;
  • Copy of high school diploma, including transcript;
  • Transcripts of all semesters of higher education (if applicable);
  • Copy of previously obtained higher education degree(s) (if applicable);
  • Recent household income certificate issued by the Administration des Contributions Directes. If the income certificate indicates "non imposable par voie d'assiette", please also attach all annual salary, pension or unemployment certificates for the year preceding the application, issued by the employer, pension fund, etc. of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. For persons who are not taxable in the Grand Duchy, the annual income must be supported by documentary evidence from the competent authorities.

The income certificate is not required, if you have already provided it in the context of an application for state financial aid for higher education.

For more information:


Scholarship "France Excellence Europe

Scholarship for a Master's degree at a French university.

15 March 2022: Application deadline
Submission of documents: electronically to the French Embassy:
Further information on Campusfrance

South Korea

  • a tuition fee waiver scholarship for a study programme (English or Korean language) at the Seoul Business School
  • period: September 2021 to February 2023
  • eligibility: open to students of Luxembourg nationality

The scholarship covers tuition fees (approximately EUR 23,000; KRW 29,800,000), while living costs in Seoul are the responsibility of the student. In order to keep the scholarship for the 2nd and 3rd semesters, the scholarship holder must achieve an average grade above B 3.0 (A+ = 4.3).


Submit a CV and cover letter by 28 February 2021 to The successful applicant will be required to submit a full application to Seoul Business School by 30 March 2021.


Fulbright grants

Fulbright awards fund Belgian and Luxembourgish citizens to study, research, or lecture at an accredited U.S. institution for a period between three months and one year. Grants are available for graduate study and research in all fields of study.

Application deadline: 1. December

Procedure: online application on Fulbright


European University Institute in Florence

  • two scholarships for doctoral studies/research
  • disciplines: law, history and civilisations, economics, political and social sciences
  • application directly to the European University Institute
  • deadline for applications: 31.01.

Information seminar on 24 November 2023 from 3 p.m.  to 4 p.m. more information and registration

More information on doctoral programmes


  • 2 scholarships: 1 for university studies: Bachelor (duration 5 - 7 years) and 1 for postgraduate studies: Master and PhD  (duration 2 years)
  • deadline for application: 12.06.2023
  • Embassy of Japan Luxembourg, Tel: 46415151
  • Postal address: B.P.92 L-2010, Luxembourg, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (Cultural Section)
  • selection on file and interview
  • costs covered by the scholarship : monthly allowance + transport costs + accommodation the 1st year of university studies

Documents to download from the "Study in Japan" website.


  • scholarships for bachelors, masters and PhD
  • application deadline: 30 March to 30 June 2023
  • information and application via the Enic Kazakhstan website


College of Europe in Bruges (and Natolin)

  • two scholarships for a one-year Master programme
  • Application directly to the College of Europe
  • deadline for applications: 15.01.


1. Eugen Ionescu" scholarships

2. Scholarships for non-EU students


  • mobility grants for international students
  • students at the end of their undergraduate, masters or doctoral studies
  • application deadline: 31.10. (summer semester) / 30.04. (winter semester)
  • online application on NSP


Taiwan Scholarship

Huayu Enrichment Scholarship



Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche
18-20, montée de la Pétrusse L-2327 Luxembourg
B.P. 1101 L-1011 Luxembourg, Luxembourg

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