19. September 2020
Increased rates and corona related loss of earnings: It is now even more attractive to apply for BAföG // Do not forget: No matter if applying for the first-time or for follow-up funding, submit your application in time!
Corona crisis on your bank account? Difficulties with finding part-time jobs? Less support from your family due to short-time work or other income losses? Studentenwerk Leipzig recommends:
APPLY FOR BAFÖG NOW!
And: More BAföG for more students in the winter semester 2020/21!
Last year there was a considerable increase in BAföG. And rates will increase even further in the 2020/21 winter semester:
And please remember to apply for BAföG in time! Even if the lecture period is postponed due to the corona pandemic, the application must be submitted to the Department for Grants no later than the month in which the new semester begins. An informal application is also sufficient to meet the deadline. The required documents (forms, rental contract, bank statements, etc.) can and should then be submitted as soon as possible.