During the study you receive child benefit.
Have you passed the Abitur and you want to start a study or training, you can claim child benefit up to the completion of your 25th year. This shall be granted on request. You must submit a school or student status of the family budget.
After graduation child support shall be granted for maximum of three months
- Have you taken your high school and plan for college, a long free summer lies ahead. The school ends for you, depending on the start of the holidays in June or July, the semester at the university begins in October. The payment of child benefit is set after the end of schooling.
- Inform the family budget that you want to start a program, and you can prove your efforts. Then you can get for a transitional period of up to three months after graduation child support. These would be the months of July, August and September. From October you will receive regular child benefits because you are in a training.
Put a certificate from the school or the uni
- Did you get the enrollment at a university or start training, you have to obtain a school or student status. These do not submit in the child benefit fund, so that you can be approved the request.
- Stay with your parents, they get the child benefit. After you move out, it is to you. Agree with your parents about the payout. In case of dispute, you can contact the child benefit fund and request payment to yourself.
Make sure that you can receive child benefit as long as you really are in training. Is the training ended, you should report this to the family account immediately, so that payments can be set. Otherwise you will have to repay the overpaid amounts.