Special scholarships are available for students at hmt Rostock. These include the Deutschlandstipendium, the Caspar-David-Friedrich-Stipendium, grants from the Ad Infinitum Foundation and the Familie Rahe-Stiftung. An extensive program for scholarships offers the DAAD.


For who?
Students at hmt Rostock

Funding period: 
From 1 October for 12 months

Application procedure

  • Applications are made in writing and must comprise all required documents 
  • Applicants must be successful in the audition process

Application deadline: 31 March 2022

Call for applications
Application form
General information about the Deutschlandstipendium
Allocation criteria Deutschlandstipendium

We currently award 10 scholarships. The scholarship, each amounting to 300 euros per month, are funded jointly by private donors and the Federal Government.

Mr Martin Rieck

Scholarship Programmes Funded by the State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Caspar David Friedrich Scholarship

For who?
Artists who have completed their studies and are planning to realise an artistic project at hmt Rostock

Funding period: 12 months
Application deadline: 28 February 2022


Doctoral Scholarship

For who?
Students who have been accepted to hmt Rostock as doctoral candidates and whose academic supervisor is a professor or university lecturer at hmt.

Start of funding: -
Application deadline: -

Ad Infinitum Foundation

For who?

  • Students, who are able to prove outstanding achievements and whose own financial means do not exceed the highest rate for BAföG,
  • who are enrolled at the Rostock University of Music and Drama (hmt Rostock) at the time of the auditions for the scholarship,
  • who are entitled to tuition in a major subject up until the end of the funding period.

Funding period: 12 months from winter semester onwards

Application procedure:

  • Selection procedure in spring with a committee from hmt Rostock
  • Artistic achievements in the majors music and acting are eligible
  • University-wide call for applications will provide specific application requirements

Application deadline: 31 January 2022

Call for application
Application form [de]
Application form [en]

Mr Martin Rieck

Familie Rahe-Stiftung

For who?
Highly talented music and acting students at hmt Rostock

Outstanding talent, first degree and proof of financial need

Funding period:

  • Entire length of studies
  • If applicable, subsequent funding to support start of professional career

Application procedure:

  • Teacher of major subject submits a recommendation to the Rectorate. Students are not able to apply directly.
  • The University reviews the giftedness of the nominee and passes the application on to the foundation.
  • Extensive interview at the foundation.

Currently, no applications possible.

Mrs Jeanett Heine
Secretarial Office
room OZ 02
fon +49 381 5108 100

DAAD Programmes


Increasing the Mobility of German Students

What can be funded?
At hmt Rostock, this programme from DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) mainly funds study trips. It is also possible to receive funding for travelling to competitions, as well as for periods of study and internships abroad.

For who? Students at hmt Rostock

Application procedure and required documents

  • Study trips and travel to competitions: 
    • Detailed description of the programme, including timeframe
    • List of participants or description of preparations made by participants
  • Study scholarship and internships
    • PROMOS application form

Application deadline:

  • The programme for 2024 will be advertised mid-June 2023.
  • All documents must be submitted in full.

Application form

Ms Jeanne Baldensperger
fon +49 381 5108-226
room M1 01


Scholarship and Supervision Programme for Foreign Students

 What can be funded?

This scholarship programme from the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) provides funding to support international students with the completion of their degrees, as well as supervision programmes for foreign students, who are heavily involved in international exchange.

 For who?

  • International students at hmt Rostock
  • Recipients may not receive any further scholarships
  • Scholarships to support the completion of studies:
    • The degree must be completed successfully within the funding period
    • Good academic achievements
    • Financial problems
  • Scholarship for students involved in international exchange:
    • Outstanding commitment to international exchange in the context of hmt Rostock

Application deadline:

  • The programme for 2022 will be advertised in summer 2021.
  • All of the documents must be submitted in full.

Application form
Description of financial problems

Ms Jeanne Baldensperger
fon +49 381 5108-226
room M1 01

DAAD Prize

What is funded?

The DAAD Prize forms part of the STIBET funding programme. The prize is awarded to students who have excelled in their academic achievements and who are also involved in community and/or intercultural activities. It is awarded once a year and amounts to € 1 000. The prize-giving takes place as part of winter semester’s general assembly.

For who?

  • Students from abroad
  • Who are enrolled at hmt Rostock
  • Who are in at least their 2nd or 3rd year of study (bachelor’s degree) or at least their 2nd semester (master’s degree)
  • Who have proof of excellent study achievements and are involved in community work/social projects

Selection procedure:

  • Suitable candidates can be nominated by members of the university community at hmt Rostock by writing to the Rectorate. Students are not able to apply directly.
  • The nomination should include proof of involvement in community work, excellent study achievements and a tabular CV/résumé.

Students who have already received the DAAD Prize cannot be awarded the prize again.

Mr Martin Rieck, Scholarship Management
room M1 01
Consultation hours by arrangement