DAAD In-Country / In-Region 2020 Scholarships Within East Africa for Postgraduate African Students

Written by admin on November 15, 2019

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

  • Country of the Scholarship

  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

    Ph.D. scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    $7000 - $9000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

  • Expenses covered

  • Scholarship Contact Details

    German Academic Exchange Service, Regional Office For Africa Madison Insurance House, 3rd Floor, Upper Hill Close P.O. Box 14050 00800 Nairobi Kenya E-Mail: [email protected] www.daad.or.ke

The primary objective of this scholarship is to train and retrain the university teaching staff so as to promote, develop and broaden their teaching capacity for only those that are working in the public-owned universities, through training in some selected postgraduate program as the institutions of their choice list them.

This program is to encourage mobility of the people of Eastern parts of Africa within the region, therefore, the applicant is advised to choose a university outside his native country but within the region.

Application deadline;

Varying deadlines, according to various universities’ calendar

Location of the awards:

East African Countries

Type of scholarship:

Masters and PhD

Eligibility for the scholarship:

Varies according to the universities of choice of the applicant as obtainable in their requirements for the 2019/2020 application.

The number of the awards:

This award has numerous slots

Value of the award:

The successful applicant will be given University tuition fees waiver, monthly stipend, research allowance as well as travel allowance and health insurance (both where applicable). Also, the probability of a study visits to Germany for 6 months during the duration of the award.

Duration of the award:

This varies.

How to apply:

Interested applicant is expected to apply for admission in the university of their choice normally, and also should apply for DAAD Scholarship, following the requirements and the procedures of application as regards and obtainable from the various universities on their webpages and take notes of the deadline for the university that they choose. Only the applicants that are given the admission will be given access to DAAD Scholarship portal to complete their scholarship application.

For details on the scholarship, visit the award webpage

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