DAAD-Programme to increase Student Mobility

Call 2023

Partial scholarships or subsistence allowances will be awarded for future projects in 2023:

  • Competition trips abroad (Subsistence allowance for max. 5 days)
  • Specialised courses abroad (Master classes / summer courses) (up to max. 14 days)
  • Placements abroad which are not eligible forERASMUS+ funding (min. 6 weeks up to max. 6 months)
  • Possible from 2024: Study periods at foreign universities that cannot be funded via ERASMUS+ (please contact us by June 2023 if you are interested in such a study period)
  • Periods spent in Germany or in the home country of the student are not supported! 
  • The project must not receive funding from other German public funds and the scholarship must not be taken up at the same time as another DAAD-Individual Scholarship.
  • Students in all phases of study.
  • Completed application form
  • Letter of motivation about the planned project
  • If available: Overview of study and examination achievements to date
  • Assessment from your main subject teacher (the main subject teacher should please send this directly by e-mail to
  • Proof of acceptance for the stay abroad
  • Online tool of the HfM Detmold (the link will be sent to all students on 15th February)
  • 15th February – 9th July 2023 for future activities February – December 2023

The selection decision will take place at the end of the summer semester 2023.

  • Fixed amount of funding set by DAAD according to location and project

The selection is made by a selection committee on the basis of the documents submitted according to the following criteria:

  • Completeness of the documents
  • Study and examination achievements to date and the assessment of the main subject teacher
  • Motivation for the stay abroad

Your contact persons at the International Office are

Head of the International Office
Vanessa Lange
Willi-Hofmann-Straße 5 | EG 01
(05231) 975-770
(05231) 975-754

Student Advisor/International Office
Willi-Hofmann-Straße 5 | EG 04
(05231) 975-609
(05231) 975-754