The University of Music Wuerzburg offers PROMOS scholarships for the funding period January to December of each calendar year for

  • participation in a specialised course at a foreign university (e.g. summer school)
  • participation in a competition at a foreign university
  • participation in a study trip (without concert performance) to a foreign university with a group of students from the university accompanied by a teacher
  • a grant for studies abroad at a foreign university which is not an ERASMUS+ partner university
  • a grant for an internship lasting at least 6 weeks and no longer than 12 months outside the ERASMUS+ area

German and international students who are regularly enrolled at the University of Music Wuerzburg are eligible to apply. Exchange students are not eligible for PROMOS funding.


Depending on the type of stay abroad, funding under the PROMOS scholarship includes

  • a destination-dependent travel allowance
  • a grant for course fees
  • monthly partial scholarship payments for study visits and internships (up to 6 months)
  • a residence allowance


The following application documents must be submitted to the International Office:

  • Completed application form (download left)
  • Letter of motivation with detailed description of the project
  • Curriculum vitae (not for study trips)
  • Language certificate (not for study trips)
  • Certificate of enrolment
  • Letter of recommendation from the principal instrument teacher
  • For study trips: detailed project description incl. calculation

The application deadline is the 31 January of each year for the following calendar year.