Opportunity: 2013/2014 ANSTI/DAAD Post-Graduate Fellowships For Sub-Saharan African Students The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in cooperation with the African Network of Scientific and Technological Institutions (ANSTI) is offering a number of scholarships for Masters and Ph.D degrees. Apply!

Opportunity: 2013/2014 ANSTI/DAAD Post-Graduate Fellowships For Sub-Saharan African Students

Published on Mon, Aug 12 2013 by Web Master
 
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) a publicly funded, self-governing oragnisation of the institutions of higher learning in Germany, promotes international academic exchange as well as educational co-operation with developing countries through a variety of funding and scholarship programmes. DAAD cooperates with ANSTI by offering a number of in-region scholarships for Masters and Ph.D degrees.
 
Eligibility/Duration
 
  • Participants in the programme must be from ANSTI member institutions and may not exceed the age limit of 36 years by date of nomination. Applicants may not apply for studies in their home countries.
  • Fellowships, which cover fees, subsistence and international travel, are awarded to staff of ANSTI member institutions for postgraduate studies (M.Sc. or Ph.D) at African universities for staff development.
  • Fellowships are awarded to sub-Saharan African nationals for studies outside the applicants’ home countries.
  • The initial award of the fellowships covers one year. Extension is possible up to two years for Masters courses or more for Ph.D studies upon successful completion of previous year.
Applicants must also:
  • Have a bachelor's degree (at least 2nd class upper division).
  • Obtain official admission to the host university before applying for the fellowship.
 
Eligible countries: Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Congo (Brazzaville), Congo (DRC-Kinshasa), Ethiopia, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland , Tanzania ,Togo, Uganda and Zambia.
 
 
Application closes on May 31,  2014.
 
How To Apply
 
To apply online, click here. Alternatively, you can download an application form (in PDF format) here.
 

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