The KAAD Scholarship Program provided to post-graduates and to academics living in their home countries who already gained professional experience and who are interested in postgraduate studies (or research stays) in Germany.
Application Deadline: 30th June 2018 for the September academic session.
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: Countries in Africa, Asia, the Middle East or Latin America. Countries in Africa include: Ghana, Ethiopia, Kenya (with Uganda and Tanzania) and Zimbabwe.
To be taken at (country): Germany.
Type: Postgraduate(Masters and PhD) scholarship
Value of Scholarship: Applicants who are awarded scholarships for Germany under S1 are helped by KAAD with their Visa-modalities, paid for the flights to Germany and back, provided with language training in Germany prior to their studies, etc.
Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must:
- come from a developing or emerging country in Africa, Asia, the Middle East or Latin America and are currently living there
- possess German language skills before starting the studies (KAAD can provide a language course of max. 6 months in Germany)
- be Catholic Christian (or generally belong to a Christian denomination). Candidates from other religions can apply if they are proposed by Catholic partners and can prove their commitment to interreligious dialogue
- have a university degree and professional experience from their home country
How To Apply: Interested graduates can fill an online questionnaire, which they find on the application webpage www.kaad-application.de. For detailed information about application requirements and procedures, we recommend to read the FAQs.
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Award Provider: Katholischer Akademischer Ausländer-Dienst, Germany