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icon PhD

icon Applied Sciences, Art, Music

Open to international students

icon  German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

icon 15 Sep 2017

icon Partial Funding, EUR 2,380/year

iconUniversities in Germany

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Ministry Of Science, Research And The Arts Baden-Württemberg, Mathilde Planck Lectureship Program (MPL) is offered to provide an opportunity to qualify for a professorship.

Eligibility

  • The Ministry Of Science, Research And The Arts Baden-Württemberg, Mathilde Planck Lectureship Program (MPL) is designed for the professional women to increase the proportion of female professors in Universities of Applied Sciences, Art and music schools.
  • The number of scholarships available is 100 to 150 scholarships per semester.
  • The applicants should have a graduate degree.

Duration and Value

  • The Ministry Of Science, Research And The Arts Baden-Württemberg, Mathilde Planck Lectureship Program (MPL) can be carried out for a maximum of six semesters.
  • The successful applicants will be receiving EUR 2,380/year i.e a maximum of EUR 4,760.

Documents required

  • A curriculum vitae which should include academic, artistic and professional practice as well as the proof of special qualifications to scientific or artistic work.
  • List of publications should also be included.

 

icon Bachelors, Masters

icon All the subjects offered by the university

Open to all nationals except Germans

icon  University of Hamburg

icon 15 Oct 2017

icon Partial Funding, EUR 650.00/month for 12 months

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University Of Hamburg Excellence Scholarships For International Students, 2017 is open to international and graduate students of any discipline or degree.

Eligibility criteria:

  • The scholarship is are open to international applicants.
  • Academic excellence of the candidate is taken into consideration and applicant should have a very good college degree.
  • Applicants of University Of Hamburg Excellence Scholarships For International Students, 2017  should be willing to actively promote the internationalization of the University of Hamburg.
  • The value of the scholarship will be EUR 650/month for 12 months.

Documents required:

  • The candidates applying for University Of Hamburg Excellence Scholarships For International Students, 2017 should submit a tabular CV.
  • A motivation letter should be included.
  • A copy of the candidate’s residence permit.
  • PIASTA project proposal is required.
  • If the applicants are Master’s students in the first semesters, then the applicant should submit their final diploma.
  • Opinions (two) are required by his/her professors.

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icon Masters, PhD, Training & Short courses

icon Comparative Studies in Adult Education & Lifelong Learning

Open to all nationals

icon  German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

icon 30 Sep 2017

icon Partial Funding,

More about this scholarship

  • The University of Wurzburg is offering Scholarships for Comparative Studies in Adult Education & Lifelong Learning, 2017 to master and doctoral students from around the world.
  • Students who are enrolled in programs that are closely related to adult education and lifelong learning can apply for Scholarships for Comparative Studies in Adult Education & Lifelong Learning, 2017. Although interdisciplinary approaches will also be considered.
  • Scholarships for Comparative Studies in Adult Education & Lifelong Learning, 2017 are being funded by German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).

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Brief description:

The DAAD Helmut-Schmidt-Programme Masters Scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance Programme offers very good graduates from developing countries the chance to obtain a Master’s degree in disciplines that are of special relevance for the social, political and economic development of their home country at German institutions of higher education.

Participating Programmes in Host Institutions:

The scholarships are awarded for selected Master courses at German institutions of higher education listed below:

•  Hertie School of Governance, Berlin: Master of Public Policy (MPP)
•  University of Duisburg-Essen: MA Development and Governance
•  Willy Brandt School of Public Policy at the University of Erfurt: Master of Public Policy (MPP)
•  Leuphana University of Lüneburg: Public Economics, Law and Politics (PELP)
•  Hochschule Osnabrück: Management in Non-Profit Organisations
•  University of Osnabrück: Master of  Democratic Governance and Civil Society
•  University of Passau: Master of Governance and Public Policy
•  University of Potsdam: Master of Public Management (MPM)

The courses have an international orientation and are taught in German and/or English.

Number of Scholarships:

Not specified

Target group:

The scholarship scheme is open to candidates from Africa, Latin America, North/Central America, South Asia, Southeast Asia as well as from countries in the Middle East. See list of eligible countries.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

DAAD scholarship holders within the Helmut-Schmidt-Programme are exempted from tuition fees. DAAD pays a monthly scholarship rate of currently 750 €. The scholarship also includes contributions to health insurance in Germany, appropriate travel allowance, a study and research subsidy as well as rent subsidies and/or allowances for spouses and/or children where applicable.

Prior to their study programmes, all scholarship holders receive a 6- months-German language course from April 2018 to September 2018.

Eligibility:

The scholarship targets very well qualified graduates with a first university degree (Bachelor or equivalent) who in the future want to actively contribute to the social and economic development of their home countries. The scholarships are offered both for young graduates without professional experience and for mid-career professionals.

The main DAAD criteria for selection are: the study results, knowledge of English (and German), political and social engagement, a convincing description of the subject-related and personal motivation for the study project in Germany and the expected benefit after the return to the home country.

The latest university degree should have been obtained during the six years prior to the application for the scholarship. Applicants cannot be considered if they have stayed in Germany for more than 15 months at the time of application.

All Master courses have further additional requirements that must be fulfilled by the applicants at any case.

Application instructions:

Please submit your applications for the selected master`s courses and for the DAAD scholarship to the respective universities only (not to DAAD). You must indicate that you are applying for the DAAD Helmut-SchmidtProgramme (Master’s scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance). The application period at all 8 universities lasts from 1 June – 31 July 2017.

It is important to read the 2018 Announcement and visit the official website (found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: https://www.daad.de/deutschland/stipendium/datenbank/en/21148-scholarship-database/?status=&origin=&subjectGrps=&daad=&q=public%20policy&page=1&detail=50026397

Brief description:

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) provides scholarships in Germany for international students for a range of postgraduate courses at German Universities which aim at providing academically educated young professionals from developing countries with further specialized studies.

Host Institution(s):

German Universities offering development-related postgraduate courses

Level/Field(s) of Study:

Masters or PhD courses in Economic Sciences/Business Administration/Political Economics; Development Cooperation; Engineering and Related Sciences; Mathematics; Regional and Urban Planning; Agricultural and Forest Sciences; Natural and Environmental Sciences; Medicine and Public Health; Social Sciences, Education and Law; and Media Studies.

See the complete list of eligible development-related postgraduate courses for 2018/2019.

Number of Scholarships:

Limited

Target group:

Young professionals from developing countries

Scholarship value/inclusions/duration:

The scholarships include monthly payments of 750 euros for graduates or 1,000 euros for doctoral candidates; payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover; and travel allowance, unless these expenses are covered by the home country or another source of funding.

The scholarship duration is 12 to 24 months (depending on the particular institution) ) and 36 months for PhD.

Eligibility:

• Works either for a public authority or a state or private company in a developing country and, as such, is engaged in the planning and execution of directives and projects with emphasis on development policies having a bearing on technological, economic or social areas.

• Holds a Bachelor’s degree (normally four years) in a related subject.

• Has completed an academic degree with far above average results (upper third) and ideally at least two years of related professional experience after the first degree (bachelor).

• His/her academic degrees should normally not be more than six years old.

For study courses in German (scholarship includes a 6-month German language course): DSH 2 or TestDaF 4 at the beginning of the study course; a minimum German language level of A2 at the time of application. In addition, German language proficiency at B1 level are highly recommended.

For courses in English: IELTS (Band 6) certificate or TOEFL (minimum score: 550 paper based, 213 computer based, 80 internet based)

Application instructions:

Applications must be made directly to the respective course except for Cameroon where applications must be submitted via the German Embassy. Please refer to the respective course websites for the application procedure, the application deadline, and the documents to be submitted. Deadline varies depending on the course but falls around August-October 2017.

It is important to read the 2018/2019 brochure and visit the official website to access the application form and for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: https://www.daad.de/deutschland/stipendium/datenbank/en/21148-scholarship-database/?status=3&origin=190&subjectGrps=&daad=1&q=&page=1&detail=10000008

Applications are invited for Houzz Scholarships for Women in Architecture to study in Germany. International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

The aim of this program is to promote the next generation of female students in the fields of architecture and interior design and to contribute to the fact that a larger number of women will later become active in the professions.

Houzz is the leading platform for construction, furnishing and renovation projects, bringing together home and residential owners as well as interior design experts in a unique community.

Course Level: Scholarships are intended for students in undergraduate, master and diploma courses.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the disciplines of architecture and interior architecture.

Scholarship Award: The scholarship in the category »Women in Architecture« by Houzz.de is endowed with 3000 Euro.

Number of Scholarships:  Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in Germany

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • Houzz invites all students who are 18 years or older and currently enrolled in German universities and colleges for architecture and interior architecture to apply for our scholarship. These scholarships are intended for students in undergraduate, master and diploma courses.

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Houzz invites all students who are 18 years or older and currently enrolled in German universities and colleges for architecture and interior architecture to apply for our scholarship.

English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

How to Apply: Candidates are asked to complete a form for their studies and write a short motivation letter. You are also prompted to add a link to your full Houzz profile that contains photos from your portfolio.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is September 15, 2017.

Scholarship Link

icon PhD, Post Doc

icon Law

Open to International applicants (other than Germany)

icon  The Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

icon 15 Aug 2017

icon Partial Funding, € 1365.00 / month to € 3000.00 / month

More about this scholarship

  • The Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law is offering scholarships to researchers whose primary place of residence is outside of Germany.
  • The Max Planck Institute Scholarship, 2017 is offered to foreign professors or other senior researchers of equivalent academic achievements, foreign post-doctoral candidates and other advanced-stage researchers, and foreign doctoral candidates.
  • The applicants should have proficiency in German and in English.
  • Previous scholarship recipients can also apply for a subsequent grant but should describe  in their research proposal the progress made on their project.
  • The candidates applying for Max Planck Institute Scholarship, 2017 should submit a statement of purpose explaining why they are applying for this scholarship, goals and expectations from the research stay, and the link between their research topic and current or previous academic work in not more than a page.
  • The applicants should also submit curriculum vitae, a research proposal, and a proof of doctoral degree by the applicants who have already obtained a doctoral degree.
  • Doctoral and post-doctoral candidates should also submit two recommendation letters on official letterhead with the signature of the author.
  • The Max Planck Institute Scholarship, 2017 offers € 1365.00 per month to doctoral students and between € 2100.00 per month and € 3000.00 per month to advanced researchers.

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CaSuS (Catalysis for Sustainable Synthesis) which is supported by the Ministry for Science and Culture of Lower Saxony at GeorgAugust-University Göttingen and Technical University Braunschweig.

University is looking for highly qualified and motivated aspirants for research projects in Göttingen or Braunschweig. The interdisciplinary course provides electrifying research opportunities in the field of catalysis chemistry with a meticulous focus on molecular catalysis. Research projects array from the design of new types of molecular catalysts and the revelation of fundamental reaction mechanisms to the synthesis of polymers or natural products and applications in technologically relevant processes.

CaSuS (Catalysis for Sustainable Synthesis) program is international PhD program projected for selected applicants from all countries holding an outstanding academic degree (Master degree, German Diploma or equivalent) in chemistry or relevant fields.

Application requirements include:

  • Completely filled and signed application
  • Transcripts of all university degrees (certified copies, for any transcript which is not in English or German a certified translation is necessary); the records of the master’s degree can be given in before the date of the interview if the application documents include a preliminary certificate of the master’s degree.
  • English proficiency Proof is must.
  • Research proposal, maximum of two pages. Proposal shall including research subject and envisioned projects.
  • Copy of scientific publications (not more than 3)
  • Proof for employment placements or teaching familiarity demonstrating the qualification for this doctoral program.
  • CV in English language.
  • Statement, whether the aspirant has already started a PhD process and whether this has been effectively completed or not.
  • Acceptance Letter from Ph.D. supervisor.
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Organization University of Göttingen
Fellowship Level Doctoral
Country Germany
Subject areas Chemistry
Fellowship amount Euro 1,500/month (for 3 years)
Eligibility Master’s (Open for international students)
Deadline 31 July  (Tentative)
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For further details:

Institut für Anorganische Chemie

Tammannstr. 4

D-37077 Göttingen

E-mail: casus@gwdg.de

Fax: +49 (0) 551 – 39 33373

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icon Masters

icon All fields of study

Open to EU nationals and students not educated in Germany

icon  Heinrich Böll Foundation

icon 30 Sep 2017

icon Partial Funding, €597 + €300 towards book allowances

iconState or state recognised universities in Germany

More about this scholarship

Heinrich Böll Foundation, Master’s Scholarship is offered to support Master’s applicants.

Eligibility

  • The candidates applying for Heinrich Böll Foundation, Master’s Scholarship should be from EU nationals and students not educated in Germany.
  • The applicants must be candidates working towards a Masters degree.
  • The candiates wiil be receiving the funding at universitites and institutes abroad.
  • The successful applicants will receive a maximum of €597 and €300 book money per month.

Documents required

  • Completed application form.
  • Candidates should submit their personal data and CV.
  • A motivation should be submitted which should include why the candidates are applying to the Heinrich Böll Foundation.
  • Applicants are also asked to submit a motivation for studying their chosen subject.
  • An outline of your and of your main areas of interest, social commitments, and political interests.

Selection criteria

  • Candidates are selected based on the written statement provided.
  • Applicants with good school or college/university academic record are preferred.
  • The candidates who express social commitment and political interest are considered.
  • Applicants of Heinrich Böll Foundation, Master’s Scholarship should also submit convincing reasons for applying to Heinrich Böll Foundation.

 

icon Masters, MBA

icon Business Administration

Open to all nationals

icon  German Graduate School of Management and Law (GGS)

icon 31 Aug 2017

icon Partial Funding, 75% Scholarship towards GGS MBA degree

More about this scholarship

German Graduate School of Management and Law is offering GGS 75% Scholarship, 2017 to students who wish to be entrepreneurs or those who already have started their own companies.

Eligibility criteria: 

  • Applicants of GGS 75% Scholarship, 2017 must have a work experience of 3 years after a first academic degree i.e bachelor’s or higher.
  • Students must have 210 ECTS credits and in exceptional cases 180 ECTS credits.
  • Candidates applying for GGS 75% Scholarship, 2017 should provide proof of English language proficiency of Level B2 or higher.
  • Students must have a current employment relationship, or be fully self-employed.

Documents required:

  • Application form
  • Letter of motivation in English
  • Passport photo
  • CV
  • Copy of university entrance qualification,  college diploma
  • Proof of self-employment or full-time employment
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • References

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