Types of Scholarships

Every year, hundreds of students from almost 100 countries get awarded a scholarship to participate in the European Forum Alpbach. Join smart minds from around the world in a charming Alpine village, immersing yourself in an environment bursting with novel ideas, new ways of thinking and opportunities for making great contacts!

With the Alpbach scholarship programme, young people under 30 can attend this leading interdisciplinary conference and a variety of academic seminars. A basic scholarship covers the participation fee to all events at the European Forum Alpbach. Additional subsidies are available for accommodation and board allowances for applicants with insufficient funds.

There are 3 different scholarship types for first-time scholarship applicants:

BASIC

PARTIAL*

FULL*

The participation fees will be covered.Participation fees & accommodation allowance* will be covered.Participation fees, accomodation & board allowance* will be covered.
Travel costs are not covered.Travel costs are not covered.Travel costs are not covered.

*Please note that the partial and full scholarships can only be granted upon availability of funds.
** A written statement or a proof of state subsidy will suffice