DAAD/IPSS scholarships for PhD candidates

The DAAD supports over 100,000 German and international students und researchers around the globe each year – making it the world’s largest funding organization of its kind.

The Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS) is proud to announce that it has won four PhD scholarships in the framework of the DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Ethiopia. The Institute is now accepting applications to two PhD programmes: Regular Programme in Peace and Security Studies and Joint Programme in Global and Area Studies (with a special emphasis in peace and security studies).

The DAAD supports over 100,000 German and international students und researchers around the globe each year – making it the world’s largest funding organization of its kind. The In-Country/In-Region Scholarships for Eastern Africa are designed to increase student mobility in a country/region and increase the number of knowledge sharing between universities in one country/region.

Application requirements:
Applicants must provide the following criteria to be eligible for the scholarships:
  • A signed curriculum vitae
  • A recommendation letter from university lecturer
  • Letter of admission from AAU
  • Certified copies of university degree certificates (including transcript)s
  • Letter of motivation
  • Detailed and precise PhD proposal, including detailed work and timetable (if applicable: mention the planned research stay in Germany)
  • Abstract of the proposal on one page (please include name and title of proposal)
  • Special considerations are applicable to female applicants and candidates from less privileged regions.
Click here to download the call for applications.

Application procedure and deadline:
The required documents should be sent to Dr. Fana Gebresenbet ([email protected]) no later than 23 February 2018.

Direct any queries to Dr. Fana Gebresenbet ([email protected]).

Source: http://www.ipss-addis.org