DAAD In-Country In-Region 2024 Scholarship Programmes [Western Africa]

DAAD In-Country In-Region 2024 Scholarship Programmes [Western Africa]

DAAD In-Country In-Region 2024 Scholarship Programmes [Western Africa]

The 2024 DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programme for PhD and Master studies is now being introduced by the German Academic Exchange Service. This opportunity is specifically targeted at those aspiring to build a future in teaching and/or research within higher education institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa.

The initiative, supported by the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), is designed primarily for university staff. However, it also recognizes the need for academically trained professionals in the public sector.

The German Academic Exchange Service, known as DAAD, is a prestigious organization committed to fostering international academic exchange and collaboration. Founded in 1925, DAAD has played a pivotal role in connecting scholars, researchers, and students around the world with opportunities in Germany. With a focus on supporting education, research, and professional development, DAAD offers a variety of scholarships, grants, and programs for individuals at different stages of their academic careers. Through its initiatives, DAAD contributes significantly to the global exchange of knowledge and the cultivation of a vibrant, interconnected academic community.

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Scholarship Summary:

Scholarship Sponsor(s): DAAD

Host Institution(s): Higher Education Institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Scholarship Worth: See the Scholarship value (below)

Number of Awards: Several

Scholarship Level: PhD and Master studies

Nationality: Sub-Saharan Africa (Western Africa)

Requirement and Eligibility Criteria for the DAAD In-Country In-Region Scholarship Programmes:

  • Applicants must be graduates or postgraduates from Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Applicants with a first academic degree if applying for a Master’s programme
  • Applicants with a Master’s degree if applying for a doctoral programme who want to pursue Master’s or PhD courses in their home country (so called In-Country scholarships) or in another Sub-Saharan African country (In-Region scholarships)
  • Female applicants and candidates from less privileged regions or groups are especially encouraged to participate in the programme.

Benefits for the DAAD In-Country In-Region Scholarship Programmes:

  • Monthly allowance
  • Study and research allowance
  • Printing allowance
  • Tuition fees

Only applicable for In-Region scholarship holders:

  • Travel allowance
  • Health insurance

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Application Procedures for the DAAD In-Country In-Region Scholarship Programmes (How to Apply):

Those keen on applying for the 2024 DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programmes are encouraged to explore the official webpage by following the link below. This will provide details on the diverse programs, institutions, and countries within the In-Regions available in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Application Deadline: November 23, 2023

For more information Visit the Official Website

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