How to apply

  1. Take the IELTS test at a British Council authorised centre in Germany and receive an official Test Report Form (TRF) dated between 1 June 2021 and 30 June 2022 issued by the British Council in Germany. Please note that a TRF issued by a test centre outside of Germany cannot be accepted. 
  2. Complete and submit the online application form by 14:00 (German time) on 30 June 2022. 

Selection process

  • Applications will initially be reviewed to ensure that they meet the British Council IELTS Award eligibility criteria and assessed by a panel of British Council/higher education representatives.
  • Five applicants will be shortlisted based on their applications, including their personal statement.
  • Shortlisted applicants will be asked to provide evidence to support their application, such as a copy of their IELTS Test Report Form (TRF) and a copy of their ID.
  • The final shortlisted applicants will be interviewed (online) by a panel of British Council/higher education experts. They will be asked to give a short presentation before being interviewed for final selection. 
  • IELTS Award 2022 Terms and Conditions (Adobe PDF 276KB)
  • See also