The JKU Linz awards annual merit scholarships and study grants. Funding for merit scholarships and study grants is provided by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy. You can find information about applying here.

The JKU is introducing new scholarship regulations for a group of employed students who were previously entitled to waive tuition fees.


Students going abroad to study for a semester can also apply for a study abroad scholarship:


You don't qualify for a merit scholarship or a study grant? The Austrian Study Grant Authority provides comprehensive information on its homepage about additional funding opportunities. The Upper Austrian Chamber of Labor has developed a scholarship calculator that has also been tested by the Study Grant Authority.

You can find additional information about scholarships and social benefits in the brochure "Studieren in Linz" published by the Austrian Student Union. The brochure is available at the SOWI ÖH office (in the Keplergeb. building).