Applications for the DAAD Master Scholarships for Sub-Saharan African Students Fleeing the War in Ukraine are currently open for interested and qualified candidates.
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The DAAD Master Scholarships for Sub-Saharan African Students Fleeing the War in Ukraine are offered as fully-funded scholarships to successful students.
The scholarships cover the tuition fees of students, living stipends in terms of accommodation, feeding and research allowance, as well as a travel allowance to any country the students’ university is located.
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- The 2022 University of Michigan-Dearborn Undergraduate Scholarship in USA | offers Full Scholarships and $10,000 annual stipend.
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- Host: DAAD
- Study Abroad: Study in USA | Study in Canada | Study in UK | Study in Europe | Study in Asia | Study in Australia | Study in Africa
- Category: Postgraduate Scholarships | Masters Scholarships
- Eligible Countries: Sub-Saharan Africa
- Reward: Full Scholarship
- Tuition fees
- Living Stipends
- €860 Research Allowance
- Travel Expenses
- Deadline: July 4, 2022
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The Scholarship programme for Master students from Sub-Saharan Africa fleeing the war against Ukraine is a subprogramme of the . It is funded by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and managed by the German Academic Exchange Service.
The goal of the programme is to provide Master scholarships to students who are nationals of a Sub-Saharan African country and whose Master studies are interrupted because of the war in Ukraine. Scholarship holders are given the opportunity to continue their academic career at a higher education institution in their home country or within their home region (in Sub-Saharan-Africa).
To be considered for the DAAD Scholarship, applicants must be students who:
- started their Master studies in Ukraine, hence had a student status at a recognised Ukrainian higher education institution on 24 February 2022 and fled because of the war;
- are nationals or permanent residents of a Sub-Saharan country;
- have successfully completed generally a three-year university degree (e.g. a Bachelor’s degree) with above average results (at least: Second Class/Lower Division or equivalent, if applicable);
- clearly show motivation and strong commitment;
- have thorough knowledge of the language of instruction;
- have generally completed their last university degree not more than 6 years ago at the time of application.
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Scholarship Duration and Reward
The scholarship will be paid directly to the scholarship holder’s banking account. It includes the following payments:
Item Payment Amount Tuition Fees depending on the host university as charged by the hosting university (maximum 2,500 EUR for each year within the regular period of study) Study and Research Allowance annually 460.00 EUR Printing Allowance once towards the end of scholarship 400.00 EUR Monthly Scholarship (accommodation, food etc.) monthly depending on the country Travel Allowance (for those who are still in Europa or wish to study outside their home country) once at the beginning (and if necessary, once at the end) the flat rate travel allowance will be specified in the letter of award
To apply, candidates must be ready to submit the following documents;
If you do not have documents such as recommendation letter and/or letter of admission at the time of application, please mention and explain this at an appropriate place in your application.
Method of Application
The applications will be reviewed by the DAAD. Incomplete applications will be denied for formal reasons and are not being included in the review process.
Applications must be submitted via the DAAD portal.
Applications submitted through other channels or to other authorities will not be considered. The DAAD portal closes at 24.00 hrs. Central European Time (CET or CEST) on 4 July 2022.
Click on the button below to commence your application.