Idealo Scholarship


Idealo is awarding 10 scholarships with a total value of almost £80,000. Each of the 10 recipients will receive financial support of £650 a month for a whole year to put towards their studies. 


Students of all disciplines, who are enrolled at a recognised university, are encouraged to apply for the idealo scholarship. The main criterion that idealo will be looking for, is having a special skill that is being put to good use for a particular purpose.

Eligible Countries

  • Austria
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland

Eligible Programmes


The scholarship will provide you with £650 per month and will be paid directly to the recipient by idealo internet GmbH. The funding is for 12 months/2 semesters. After this, idealo will verify if the recipient fulfilled the criteria.

Number of scholarships


How to apply

  • Complete the application form with your basic information.
  • Submit a short video or short essay: to introduce yourself and tell us about your extraordinary talent.
  • You can upload your video to all the usual portals (YouTube, Vimeo etc.), then include the link in your application form (max. 1 minute long).
  • There’s a space on the application form for you to include your essay (max. 1,000 characters including spaces).
  • Attach an up-to-date version of your CV.
  • Applications will only be accepted in the form of a fully-completed online application. Applications via e-mail will not be considered.

The deadline for sending your online application is 15.04.2018. Once all applications have been received,  30 finalists will be selected from 16.04.2018 and 30.04.2018. Between 14.05.2018 and 18.05.2018, each of the finalists will be invited to visit idealo HQ in Berlin, Germany (travel expenses are covered) as part of the final selection process.

Please see the idealo Scholarship for Pioneers of Tomorrow for more details.

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