Moreover, the widespread assumption that the authorities will reject an application for naturalization if the applicant is unemployed is a popular misconception. According to § 10 Para. 1 Nr. 3 of the Nationality Act (StAG), receipt of public benefits is not a barrier to becoming a naturalized citizen, so long as the applicant is diligently seeking work.

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