The Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) is extending the interim aid for students in financial distress due to the pandemic for the summer semester 2021. You must continue to apply for the grant of a maximum of 500 € per month at www.überbrückungshilfe-studierende.de. Entitled to apply are students residing in Germany who are enrolled at a state or state-recognized university in Germany and are not on leave of absence. Visit swcz.de/ueberbrueckungshilfe for the currently valid FAQs. Information on how to apply as of April and the FAQs that will apply then will be posted soon.