Our vision is a world in which all people have the opportunity to develop their potential freely — regardless of their background.


We award scholarships to young talents who sustainably realize their own charitable projects in their home countries.

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SBW Berlin and international

SBW Berlin supports educational projects all over the world. With our SBW Berlin Scholarship, we contribute to the international advancement and dissemination of education and knowledge.

We award our scholarship to young talents from abroad who have already shown social commitment in their home country. With our scholarship, we enable them to achieve a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Germany (Berlin or Potsdam). In special cases we also fund professional training.

Our scholarship holders then use the knowledge they gain while they study in Germany to support non-profit projects in their home country, often in the education sector.

In addition to our SBW Berlin scholarship, we also support educational projects in Bulgaria, India and Nicaragua.

SBW Berlin logo with the claim: Scholarships Education Worldwide
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What freedom means to you?

What does freedom mean? At SBW Berlin we believe in freedom and we understand it in many ways. One definition of how we can describe freedom is freedom as an opportunity. The opportunity to live, the opportunity to achieve your dreams and the opportunity to become the person you want to be. In...

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Interview with Pater David

Since spring 2020 SBW Berlin has been cooperating with India Trust to support the construction of a school residence in southeast India. This cooperation was initiated by Dr. David Pankiraj. He is the pastor of a Catholic parish near Pforzheim and one of the co-founders of India Trust - Home for...

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