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UGA Berlin Study Abroad Awarded Halle Foundation Grant

Study film, art, and cultural history in Berlin! The flyer features the movie cover from Dr. Mabuse, Bauhuas art, and a Berlin mural.

We are pleased to announce that we are now able to offer $2,500 each to 20 students accepted to our Summer Berlin study abroad program.

We are able to provide these scholarships because of the generous support of The Halle Foundation, who has been a beneficiary and partner of the UGA Germanic & Slavic Studies Department.

General Information on this scholarship:

The Halle Foundation Berlin Scholarship is granted on a rolling basis, with a max. of up to 20 awards. To be eligible for the scholarship there are the following criteria:
1. You have to have committed and paid the program deposit of $300. 
2. You must submit a one-page essay about why you would like to participate in the Berlin program and what insights you hope to gain while you are in Berlin. The essay will be submitted to Dr. Gueneli and Dr. Uelzmann in an email ( and 
3. In the same email, you have to indicate your willingness to participate in a Berlin Program-related event at the Halle Foundation Estate in Atlanta in the Fall, following the completion of the program. 
4. The final deadline to commit and pay the deposit for the program will be January 8th, 2024. Accepted students who have not committed by then will be waitlisted. 

Congratulations to Dr. Gueneli and Dr. Uelzmann on this award! 


Associate Professor of German, Study Abroad in Berlin Co-director, Max Kade Found. Writer/Artist/Professor liaison
Associate Professor of German, Study Abroad in Berlin Co-director

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