DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarships for Africans Masters/PhD

By | March 14, 2022

Applications are now invited from eligible candidates for the DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarships for Africans . The DAAD awards funding to Sub-Saharan African students for full-time Master or PhD degrees in their own country or another Sub-Saharan African country as part of its In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programme.

The programme promotes the mobility of researchers between Sub-Saharan African countries and capacity building at Sub-Saharan African universities.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): DAAD

Scholarship Type: Full/Partial Scholarships

Host Institution(s): Sub-Saharan African universities

Scholarship WorthVaries

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: Masters, PhD

Nationality: Sub-Saharan African Students.

Eligibility | DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarships

Master and PhD scholarships in this programme are awarded for preselected degree programmes in development-related and SDG-oriented fields at preselected Sub-Saharan African institutions. Scholarships are awarded to Sub-Saharan African students for study and research in their home country (In-Country) or in another Sub-Saharan African country (In-Region).

Current Calls

Ghana  –  West African Center for Crop Improvement (WACCI), University of Ghana, Subject fields: Master Seed Science and Technology (Master)

Malawi  –  Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR), Subject field: Aquaculture and Fisheries Science (PhD)

Namibia  –  University of Namibia (UNAM), Subject fields: Biodiversity Management (Master)

South Africa  –  (In-Region scholarships only; In-Country scholarships for South Africa are addressed in a separate call for applications -> DAAD South Africa In-Country

  • Stellenbosch University (SUN), Subject fields: Molecular Biology and Human Genetics (Master, PhD) as well as Mathematics (Master, PhD)
  • University of Witwatersrand, African Centre for Migration and Displacement (ACMS), Subject field: Migration and Displacement Studies (Master, PhD)

Read Also: DAAD Short-Term Research Grants Fully Funded

Application Procedures

How to Apply: Please refer to the flyer on the open calls and Info Session of DAAD In- County/In-Region Scholarship Southern Africa to learn how to apply.

See also  UWE Bristol Chancellor’s Scholarship for International Students

Application Deadline: 15 June, 2022

DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarships for Africans Masters/PhD