Working Grants

Applications are to be addressed to the Senate of the Vienna University of Applied Arts and handed in at the Office of the Dean of Studies.

(October 1, 2021 - September 30, 2022)

Applications are to be addressed to the Senate of the Vienna University of Applied Arts

The working grants, which are provided annually by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research at the suggestion of the Senate, furnish two graduates of the Vienna University of Applied Arts  from the summer semester 2020 or the winter semester 2020/21 with the appropriate qualifications, with a 12-month grant amounting to € 650 per month.
The submission must be made in person or by post (date postmarked)
- not in electronic form.

The following requirements also apply:

  • •    Austrian citizenship (copy) or citizenship of EU/EWR, Switzerland, also equated third-country-nationals or stateless (§ 4 Abs 1 StudFG)
  • •    The completion of a diploma or a master’s program with honours (copy)
  • •    Age limit: 35 years
  • •    Well-founded special study plans or a study-related project in Austria or another country as preparation for an artistic career, or freelance artistic activity, lockable within 12 month (no master or doctoral program)
  • •    A concrete working concept with a schedule, list of costs and financial plan
  • •    Samples of work
  • •    Letter of recommendation from the degree tutor
  • •    Curriculum vitae
  • •    Information concerning a bank account / IBAN, BIC
  • •    Written commitment of support from abroad for the project or study projects
  • •    Residence registration

Closing date for applications: April 16, 2021 – 12 o'clock
The granting of scholarships is made by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research.

Contact:
Martina Jäger
Office of the Dean
Main building, Ferstel tract, 2nd floor (Aktsaal)
T: +43-1-71133-2042
E: buero.studiendekan@uni-ak.ac.at

Incomplete applications can not be considered.
It is not possible to submit missing documents after the deadline.