BWS – Baden-Württemberg-STIPENDIUM

Macromedia students from the locations in Baden-Württemberg Freiburg and Stuttgart can be supported during the semester abroad as well as international students willing to study in Freiburg or Stuttgart for one semester. The Program is funded by the Baden-Württemberg Stiftung. With the help of BWS Macromedia University gives financial support to a qualitative and quantitative student mobility and achieves a systematic support of students. Macromedia University allocates the funds following a quality oriented selection process subject to the final permission by the BW foundation.

The Guidelines and Process indications on the website will contain further information about BWS.


The scholarship is applicable to local and international students being enrolled in Stuttgart and planning their mandatory semester abroad at a partner school of Macromedia’s 5CU network or being enrolled in Freiburg and wanting to go abroad voluntarily to a NON-European partner institution as well as Incoming students from Macromedia’s partner institutions aiming to study abroad at Macromedia Stuttgart or Freiburg (German language skills of at least C1 are required).


  • motivation letter
  • CV
  • Bachelor certificate (for graduate students) 
  • Transcript of Records
  • language certificate (TOEFL result for students from Stuttgart, DAAD certificate for students from Freiburg, German language certificate (min. C1 for international students from Macromedia partner schools)
  • enrolment certificate

Application deadline

The application deadline ends on April 1st of each year. The selection is made by a university committee. Results will be published approx. by the end of May.

Are you interested in BWS and do you have questions about it? Don‘t hesitate to get in touch with us via the IO hotline (Tel.: 089 – 544 151 111; Email: io.hotline Ihr Kontakt zur Hochschule

Please don't hesitate to get in touch with us:
  • Phone numbers:
  • Munich +49 89 544151-0
  • Stuttgart +49 711 280738-0
  • Cologne +49 221 31082-0
  • Hamburg +49 40 3003089-0
  • Berlin +49 30 2021512-0

    Every Tuesday and Thursday, we organise a webinar for interested applicants. Sign up to join the next session.