The scholarships are meant to finance postgraduate studies (i.e. master’s programs) and PhDs at Bavarian universities. Annual scholarships can be extended twice for up to 3 years; the scholarship amount 735,--€ per month. One-year study sojourns in Bavaria as part of a PhD in the home country can also be funded.
The application deadline for the first time applications is the 1st December 2017 (date of receipt!).