Heidelberg Center for American Studies Scholarships

Jan 17, 2024

The Heidelberg Center for American Studies currently offers the following scholarships for outstanding international MAS students:

  • The Heidemarie Engelhorn Scholarship
  • The Schurman Foundation Scholarship
  • The Andreas Dienerowitz International Fellowship


The scholarships include a monthly stipend of 720 EUR for a maximum of 24 months and cover the tuition fees for non-EU students for a maximum of 4 semesters if applicable.

Selection process

If you want to apply for an HCA Scholarship, please send an application email to mas@hca.uni-heidelberg.de by March 15. Please include the following documents attached as PDF files:

  • A motivation letter indicating your interest and providing a brief explanation of why you should receive the scholarship
  • Copies of relevant transcripts
  • A CV
  • A reference letter by your academic supervisor

Please note that scholarships can only be awarded to newly admitted MAS students.

Current editions: OPEN: Until March 15th.