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Social Stipend

All regular students of the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna who have paid tuition fees in the preceding semester and didn't receive a refund from another institution are welcome to apply retrospectively for a social stipend in the following semester.

The stipend is directed to current students as well as alumni who finished their studies in the preceding semester. It is necessary to upload

  • a readable scan or photo of your residence registration certificate (Meldebestätigung aus dem Zentralen Melderegister) as well as your
  • confirmation of enrolment (Studienbestätigung) for the relevant semester.

  • Deadline retrospectively for the winter semester: 1 April – 15 May | 11:00 a.m.
  • Deadline retrospectively for the summer semester: 1 October – 15 November | 11:00 a.m.

Please keep in mind that the deadlines listed above must be strictly adhered to. Applications that are submitted too late or are incomplete cannot be considered.


An application can only be made via:

To use our submission system, you have to register once (if you haven't an account already) - please register with your email address to identify yourself as a student. You can then log in with your access data, you cannot log in with the AkademieOnline password.

Concerning applications of PhD students who are enrolled already more than one year in the doctoral program for which a doctoral agreement has to be done during first year of study, the existence of an approved agreement will be checked.

Contact and information

Vice-Rectorate for Art | Teaching