Within the scope of the FH scholarship program a group of scholarship holders will attend the company Quality Automation in Stolberg on 24th April 2013. Twenty students of all faculties will experience here how industrial automation projects are realized form the first step of planning to the complete integration. They are accompanied by Prof. Elmar Engels, expert at the FH Aachen in the field of automation technology.

Quality Automation GmbH enables a student of the study program electrical engineering with special field automation technology already for the second time to pass the studies in a more concentrated and efficient way. In addition to the financial support the contact to the company is of major importance for the students: study works, practical experience and last but not least long time practical experience of the employers are a big enrichment for the young talents.

Every year the FH Aachen awards scholarships to students coming to 300 Euro a month. 
One half will be sponsored by NRW and the federation the other by sponsors of the economy. Next to financial support the sponsors offer practical trainings and possibilities for final projects to the scholarship holders.

The scholarship program is kept alive by the support of sponsors. Owing to the following enterprises and institutions the university could offer 64 scholarships in winter semester 2012/2013:

  • Aker Wirth GmbH 
  • Bechtle GmbH IT Systemhaus Aachen 
  • Beratungsgesellschaft für kommunale Infrastruktur mbH
  • Berden Konfektie BV 
  • BFT Cognos GmbH 
  • Brunel GmbH 
  • Bürgerstiftung Lebensraum Aachen 
  • Centrale Bond van Meubelfabrikanten (CBM) 
  • Dr. BABOR GmbH & Co. KG 
  • DSA Daten und Systemtechnik GmbH 
  • Erich-Tönnessen-Stiftung 
  • Ericsson Eurolab Deutschland GmbH 
  • Heinen Automation GmbH & Co. KG 
  • Ineos Manufacturing Deutschland GmbH 
  • Industrie- und Handelskammer Aachen 
  • KISTERS AG 
  • Kreissparkasse Euskirchen 
  • Kreissparkasse Heinsberg 
  • Leolux Living BV 
  • Meta Motoren- und Energie-Technik GmbH 
  • metek – Medizin Technik Komponenten GmbH 
  • nesseler grünzig bau gmbh 
  • NetAachen GmbH 
  • NRW.BANK 
  • OLYMPUS EUROPA HOLDING GMBH 
  • OTTO JUNKER GmbH 
  • PSI Aktiengesellschaft für Produkte und Systeme der Informationstechnologie 
  • Quality Automation GmbH 
  • Schwartz GmbH 
  • Semcoglas GmbH 
  • SOPTIM AG 
  • Sparkasse Aachen 
  • Sparkasse Düren 
  • synaix Gesellschaft für angewandte Informations-Technologien mbH 
  • Weesbach-Stiftung Zechbau GmbH