Corona pandemic: bridging aid for students in financial emergency situations is back again

The Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) supports students who are in a proven and current financial emergency due to the corona pandemic. Again, emergency grants are available for the months from November 2020 until March 2021. The grants are allocated through the network of the local student service organisations – the Studentenwerke (STW).

Attention: you can apply online for interim financial aid from today, Nov 20, 2020.

Start your online application here:

Important information about the interim financial aid: CLICK HERE TO GET TO THE NEW FAQ

Technial Information: Click here to view the technical Information (PDF-Document)

Who is responsible for what? Click here to see a flow chart

BMBF-Hotline on interim financial aid:
Telephone:          0800 26 23 003 (call-free number from Germany)
E-Mail:                ueberbrueckungshilfe-studierende(at)bmbf.bund(dot)de