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The Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) will again help students who are verifiably in acute emergency due to the corona pandemic with grants. They are awarded by the Studentenwerk. We recommend this to check for authorization → Checklist .

The bridging allowance can only be requested online. Please also note the following technical → Hints .

A tutor is available to assist you with filling out the form. Samhaa Benjaiba is available Monday to Friday from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. by phone01520 2915576 and by email at hilfe@swffo.de reachable. On Fridays from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., she is available to talk to in Cottbus in the Quasimono.

BMBF hotline for bridging assistance
Phone: 0800 26 23 003
Service times of the hotline:
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.