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Energie Steiermark Scholarship

Bachelor’s and Master’s Scholarships of Excellence for Students in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering

Are you talented and willing to work hard? That impresses us! Energie Steiermark is awarding two brand-new "green & sustainable" scholarships (maximum length of two years) in cooperation with TU Graz.

Energie Stiermark

As one of the largest service providers in Austria, Energie Steiermark focusses on energy efficiency and innovative service offers in the areas of electricity, natural gas, heating and mobility. More than 1,800 employees devote their experience and expertise to providing fair service to around 600,000 customers in Austria and abroad. How is the energy generated? We rely exclusively on renewable energy from water, wind, solar and biomass. We are the energy of Styria, and your partner in creating a greener world! www.e-steiermark.com

You can apply for these scholarships from 10 June to 25 July 2022.

Cable car with e-car, mountain peak in the background
Logo Energie Steiermark

Quick Facts

  • One Bachelor’s Scholarship for students in Computer Science, Information and Computer Engineering or Software Engineering and Management
  • One master’s Scholarship for students in Electrical Engineering
    The scholarship is preferably awarded to newly admitted students at TU Graz.
  • Length: Support will be provided for a maximum of 24 months (with appropriate proof of achievement)
  • Amount: For bachelor’s students, the amount provided each year is 4,000 €, and when appropriate proof of achievement has been provided, a total of 8,000 € over the period of two years. For master’s students, the amount provided each year is 8,000 €, and when appropriate proof of achievement has been provided, a total of 16,000 € over the period of two years.
  • Additional benefits: Optional internships and/or study-related employment

Contact

For further information and questions about the scholarship, please contact tugraz100noSpam@tugraz.at, mentioning the scholarship (e.g. Energie Steiermark Scholarship).

Requirements and Admission Requirements

For the bachelor’s scholarship:

All complete applications submitted by students who have been admitted to the bachelor's programme since the winter semester 2022/23 and have thus far provided excellent proof of academic achievement will be considered.

For the master’s scholarship:

All complete applications submitted by students who have been admitted to the master's programme since the winter semester 2022/23 and have thus far provided excellent proof of academic achievement will be considered.

 

Any admission requirements must, therefore, be met. Upon receipt of the scholarships, proof of academic achievement must be provided after one year.

Application

The complete applications for the Bachelor's and Master's scholarship should be submitted by e-mail between 10 June and 25 July 2022 to tugraz100noSpam@tugraz.at.

The complete application for the Bachelor's scholarship comprises:

  • letter of motivation
  • curriculum vitae
  • final exam certificate with honors

The complete application for the Master's scholarship comprises:

  • letter of motivation
  • curriculum vitae
  • proof of academic achievement in previously attended schools or programmes
  • two reference letters from teachers

The documents can be submitted in German or English.

A jury of experts from TU Graz draw up an initial list of awardees. The final awards will be given by Energie Steiermark.

Robert Geisler
Dipl.-Ing. Robert Geisler, BSc

Energie Steiermark offers specialised and unusual fields of employment. Even students in a relevant field of study may not know much about these fields (e.g. telecontrol and control technology)!

Dipl.-Ing. Robert Geisler, BSc, Master's Programme in Electrical Engineering

Klemens Sudi
Dipl.-Ing. Klemens Sudi, BSc

If you can get to know a company while studying, it becomes much easier to make decisions after graduating. More than ten percent of the IT team at Energie Steiermark started working there while studying. The job opportunities and developments in IT speak for themselves.

Dipl.-Ing. Klemens Sudi, BSc, Master's Programme in Software Engineering and Management

Horst Paar
Dipl.-Ing. Horst Paar, BSc

Scholarships and internships make it possible to get to know the company's fields of activity and culture. Often one does not guess what jobs Energie Steiermark offers. As a TOP employer in Austria, the company not only offers valuable financial support, but also individual employment and training opportunities to accompany your studies.

Dipl.-Ing. Horst Paar, BSc, Master's Programme in Electrical Engineering and Business