Service / FAQ

How can I get a scholarship?

The MWI offers scholarships for postgraduate studies in theology, philosophy and related disciplines. For the terms of admission and application forms, please go to: Service >> Formulars

Who can get a MWI scholarship?

Only candidates for a post-graduate scholarship from Africa, Asia und Oceania. They must be recommended by the bishop or the superior. Their later mission as an important leader or in academic education must be guaranteed.  

Can German students apply for a scholarship?

The MWI does not award grants to German students. But we may give advice if students want to study (a sabbatical) in Theology or Philosophy at a Catholic College or University in Africa or Asia. You may contact us at: 0241-7507-327 or info@(--remove this spamprotection--)mwi-aachen.org.

How can I support the MWI?

  • You may support the MWI by becoming a godfather for a PhD student and by supporting him regularly during his studies. It is possible to have a personal contact. For more information please go to: Supporting >> a scholarship
  • You may support the MWI by a regular donation (per bank collection) or a single donation. For more information please go to: Supporting >> Donations
  • You may consider the MWI in your testament. A foundation or endowment enables you to realize your concerns in the long-term with the help of the MWI. For more information please go to: Supporting >> Legacies

How can I get regular information about the work of the MWI?

  • Please see the annual report with the most important data of the past year: MWI >> Annual Report
  • Our newsletter reports about scholarship holders, churches and developments in Africa and Asia. You may suscribe to: Services >> Newsletter

Where can I get information about church, theology and society of the Third World or in the developing countries?

The MWI together with missio offers a missiology library and catholic documentation center mikado. It is publicly accessible and books and documents can be borrowed. Almost the entire content is electronically captured and tagged. 

To pass on what we have inherited

Tilde und Rolf Glaser

"By selling our inherited house we have built our own home. We do not have children of our own that is why we decided to pass our house on to the Institute of Missiology. It is important for us to be able to live on spiritually throughout well educated theologians."

Tilde und Rolf Glaser

Please, read on.