The DAAD Helmut-Schmidt-Programme Masters Scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance Programme is offering graduates from developing countries the opportunity to obtain a Master’s degree in areas of special relevance to their social, political and economic development of their home country at German institutions of higher education.
The scholarship scheme is open for applicants from Africa, Latin America, North/Central America, South Asia, Southeast Asia and also countries in the Middle East. See list of eligible countries.
The scholarship focuses on qualified graduates with a first university degree (Bachelor or equivalent) who in the future will like to actively contribute to the social and economic development of their home countries. The scholarships are offered both for young graduates without professional experience and for mid-career professionals.
All Master courses have further additional requirements that must be fulfilled by the applicants at any case.
Please submit your applications for the selected master`s courses and for the DAAD scholarship to the respective universities only (not to DAAD). All applicants must indicate that they are applying for the DAAD Helmut-SchmidtProgramme (Master’s scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance). The application period at all 8 universities lasts from 1 June – 31 July 2019.
It is important to read the 2020 Announcement and visit the official website (found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Deadline: 31 July 2019 (annual)