This data protection notice describes the processing of personal data in the context of scholarships of dSPACE digital signal processing and control engineering GmbH, Rathenaustrasse 26, 33102 Paderborn (“dSPACE GmbH“).
With this data protection notice, dSPACE GmbH complies with its duty to inform pursuant to Article 13 of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). With regard to the terms used herein below, e.g., "personal data", "processing", "controller" etc., reference is made to the definitions in Article 4 of the EU GDPR.
In the course of consulting, the application and selection process, and in connection with the administration of the existing dSPACE GmbH scholarships, personal data will be collected from you for the following purposes:
I. Application, selection, and handling
Date of birth
University/University of applied sciences
Field of study
CV plus enclosures
School-leaving certificate and other diplomas
II. Additionally, for scholarship administration
III. For statistical purposes
Anonymized data from Section I
IV. For processing of inquiries related to consulting
E-mail address and/or phone number and name, if required
Data related to the inquiry
The collection of personal data in the context of consulting and the application and selection process as well as in connection with the administration of existing scholarships is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit.b. of the GDPR.
dSPACE GmbH is required by law to transmit data.
This includes, among others, the competent tax authority.
In individual cases, data may also be transmitted to third parties on the basis of a legal permission, e.g., transmission to law enforcement authorities for investigation of criminal offenses under the provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure (StPO).
If technical service providers are granted access to personal data, such access is based on a contract in accordance with Art. 28 of the GDPR.
Data of applicants whose application is not approved will be deleted or – if the data is in the form of paper documents – destroyed after six months.
Data of applicants whose application is approved will be deleted and/or destroyed one year after the termination of the scholarship agreement or one year after de-registration.
Data of applicants concerning the payment of the scholarship will be deleted and/or destroyed 10 years after expiration of the funding period.
dSPACE GmbH, represented by one or several of its managing directors, is the party responsible for the scholarship procedure.
Contact information of the controller
dSPACE digital signal processing and control engineering GmbH
Tel : +49 5251 1638-0
Fax: +49 5251 161980
Contact information of the data protection officer
The data protection officer of dSPACE GmbH can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org
Rights of the Data Subjects
The data subject shall have the right to obtain from the controller confirmation as to whether or not personal data concerning him or her are being processed (according to Art. 15 of the GDPR). This also includes the right to obtain from the controller the rectification of inaccurate personal data (Art. 16 of the GDPR), erasure of personal data concerning (Art. 17 of the GDPR), and right to obtain from the controller restriction of processing personal data (Art. 18 section 1 of the GDPR). Furthermore, you have the right to object to the processing of personal data (Art. 21 of the GDPR) as well as a right to data portability (Art. 20 of the GDPR)
If you want to make use of these stated rights, contact our data protection supervisor listed above.
Right of Appeal
You have a right of appeal that must be directed to the responsible regulatory authority.
Obligation to Provide Personal Data
The data subject is required to provide personal data.
Consequences of not providing personal data:
Employment is not possible.
We do not apply automated decision taking or profiling.
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