In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programme Tanzania

Postgraduate training in a field with strong relevance to national development aiming at university staff development and public sector demand of academically trained personnel

Who can apply?

Nationals or permanent residents of a Sub-Saharan African country.
Female candidates are especially encouraged to apply.

What can be funded?

Master or PhD studies

Duration of the funding

up to two years for the Master’s, up to three years for the PhD


  • Monthly allowance
  • Study and research allowance
  • Tuition fees

Only applicable for In-Region scholarship holders:
  • Travel allowance
  • Insurance


Complete applications have to be submitted through the Tanzanian University to the German Embassy in Dar es Salaam. The final selection will take place at the DAAD head office in Bonn.

Further information