A number of external databases provide information on suitable scholarships:
- an extensive nationwide database operated by the BMBF: www.stipendienlotse.de
- Federal Association of German Foundations: www.stiftungsindex.de
- Those wishing to study abroad will find support at the German Academic Exchange Service or DAAD: www.daad.de
- The Association of Organizations for the Promotion of Young Talents in Germany is composed of eleven foundations. They present themselves on www.stipendiumplus.de.