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German language course Scholarship

University Winter Courses in Germany for Foreign Students and Graduates

The programme funds attendance of language and area studies courses.

The duration of the funding is 6 weeks. The application deadline is on the 15th August each year.

Value:

  • One-off scholarship payment
  • Payment of a country-specific travel allowance
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover

Here you can find more information about this scholarship. Further, you can consult our FAQ's for this programme, published in Spanish.

Scholarships for Doctoral Programmes and Research Stays

Research Grants – Doctoral Programmes in Germany

This programme supports doctoral programmes at a state or state-recognised institution of higher education or a non-university research institute in Germany.

The duration of the funding is 3 years (4 in exceptional cases). The application deadline is in July/August each year.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course for 2-6 months
  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance
  • If applicable, allowance for spouse and children

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

Graduate School Scholarship Programme (GSSP)

This programme supports PhD projects in different fields of study at a structured graduate school at a university in Germany.

The duration of the funding is 3-4 years. The application deadline is generally between october and december, but the specific dates can vary depending on the universities.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course for 2-6 months
  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance
  • If applicable, allowance for spouse and children
  • One-off research allowance

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

Research Grants – Bi-nationally Supervised Doctoral Degrees (sandwich model)

This programme funds research phases at a state or state-recognised institution of higher education or a non-university research institute in Germany as part of a doctoral programme in the home country.

The duration of the funding is 1-2 years. The application deadline is in July/August each year.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course for 2-6 months
  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance
  • If applicable, allowance for spouse and children
  • One-off research allowance

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

Research Grants – One-Year Grants

This programme funds a research project or course of continuing education at a state or state-recognised institution of higher education in Germany or a non-university research institute, which is being carried out in coordination with an academic adviser in Germany.

The duration of the funding is 7-12 months for doctoral candidates and 7-10 months for postdoctoral researchers. The application deadline is in July/August each year.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course for 2-6 months
  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance
  • If applicable, allowance for spouse and children
  • One-off research allowance

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

ALEARG B/C: Country-related cooperation programme for Research (Long-Term Grants. Cooperation DAAD-MECCyT)

Scholarships for a long research stay at a German institution of higher education for doctoral and postdoctoral candidates from public argentine universities with argentine nationality.

The duration of the funding is 1-2 years.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course for 2-6 months
  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance
  • If applicable, allowance for spouse and children
  • One-off research allowance

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

The current announcement for this scholarship can be found in the spanish version of our download section.

Research Grants – Short-Term Grants

This programme funds a research project or course of continuing education at a state or state-recognised institution of higher education in Germany or a non-university research institute, which is being carried out in coordination with an academic adviser in Germany.

The duration of the funding is 1-6 months. The application deadline is on the 1st April and 1st December each year.

Value:

  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

ALEARG A: Country-related cooperation programme for Research (Short-Term Grants. Cooperation DAAD-MECCyT)

Doctoral candidates with Argentine nationality take part in a study visit to Germany as part of their doctoral studies

The duration of the funding is 2-6 months.

Value:

  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance
  • Initial study and research allowance for scholarship

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

The current announcement for this scholarship can be found in the spanish version of our download section.

DLR-DAAD Research Fellowship Programme

Programme for highly-qualified doctoral and postdoctoral students and senior scientists in the area of aeronautics and related fields.

The duration of the funding is 3 years for doctoral students, 6-24 months for postdoctoral students and 1-3 months for senior scientists.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course for 2-6 months
  • Monthly payments depending on the applicants' degree
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance
  • If applicable, allowance for spouse and children

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

Small Equipment Programme

DAAD scholarship holders, especially from the fields of engineering, technology and science and from the agricultural and forestry sciences, during their research stay in Germany, can apply for a grant towards for purchase of small equipment and materials.

The application deadline ends 8 weeks before the scholarship period in Germany is completed.

Here you can find more information about this programme.

 

Scholarship for Postdoctoral Research Stays

Research Stays for University Academics and Scientists

Scholarships for short-term research stays at state or state-recognized institutions of higher education or research institutes in Germany.

The duration of the funding is 1-3 months. There are two application deadlines each year: 1st April and 1st December.

Value:

  • Monthly payments
  • Travel allowance

Here you can find more Information about this scholarship.

Bilateral Exchange of Academics (WAP)

Scholarship for bilateral scientistits exchanges for research stays within cooperation programmes between the DAAD and the partner institutions (universities, research institutes, official scientific organisations, etc.). This scholarship is for researchers from Argentine institutions who want to work in Germany and vice versa.

The duration of the funding is 14 days to 3 months. The application deadline is twice a year: 1st April and 1st December.

Value:

  • Monthly payments
  • Travel allowance

Here you can find more Information about this scholarship.

The current announcement for this scholarship can be found in our download section, published in Spanish.

Research Grants – Short-Term Grants

This programme funds a research project or course of continuing education at a state or state-recognised institution of higher education in Germany or a non-university research institute, which is being carried out in coordination with an academic adviser in Germany.

The duration of the funding is 1-6 months. The application deadline is on the 1st April and 1st December each year.

Value:

  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

DLR-DAAD Research Fellowship Programme

Programme for highly-qualified doctoral and postdoctoral students and senior scientists in the area of aeronautics and related fields.

The duration of the funding is 3 years for doctoral students, 6-24 months for postdoctoral students and 1-3 months for senior scientists.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course for 2-6 months
  • Monthly payments depending on the applicants' degree
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance
  • If applicable, allowance for spouse and children

Here you can find more Information about this scholarship.

Study Visits for Academics – Artists and Architects

This programme funds study visits at state or state-recognised universities in Germany for artistic cooperations with a host institution.

The duration of the funding is 1-3 months. There are two application deadlines each year: on the 1st April and 1st December.

Value:

  • Monthly payments
  • Travel allowance

Here you can find more Information about this scholarship.

Postdoctoral Researchers International Mobility Experience (P.R.I.M.E.)

Scholarhip for promoting international mobility of scientists in the postdoc phase who want to combine a research and work stay.

The duration of the employment is up to 18 months. The application deadline is on the 31st August 2018.

Value:

  • Payment according to the position at the university
  • Additional funding

Here you can find more Information about this scholarship.

Postdoc Leibniz-DAAD Research Fellowships

Leibniz-DAAD fellowships offer highly-qualified, international postdoctoral researchers, who have recently completed their doctoral studies, the opportunity to conduct research at one Leibniz institute of their choice in Germany.

The duration of the funding is up to 1 year.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course for 2 months
  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance
  • Travel allowance
  • Research allowance of 460€/year

Here you can find more Information about this scholarship.

Country-related cooperation programme ALEARG: Research Grants – Short-Term Grants. Cooperation DAAD and Argentinian Ministry for Education and Sport (Ministerio de Educación y Deportes)

Scholarships for a short research stay at a German institution of higher education for doctoral and postdoctoral candidates from public Argentine universities holding the Argentine nationality.

The duration of the funding is 2-6 months.

Value:

  • Monthly payments
  • Travel allowance
  • Payments towards health insurance
  • Study and research expenses

Here you can find more Information about this scholarship.

The current announcement for this scholarship can be found in the spanish version of our download section.

Country-related cooperation programme ALEARG: Research Grants – Long-Term Grants. Cooperation DAAD and Argentinian Ministry for Education and Sport (Ministerio de Educación y Deportes)

Scholarships for a long research stay at a german institution of higher education for doctoral and postdoctoral candidates from public argentine universities holding the argentine nationality.

The duration of the funding is 1-2 years.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language Course (2-6 months) in Germany
  • Monthly payments
  • Travel allowance for outward and return journey
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance
  • One-off research allowance
  • If applicable, allowance for spouse and children

Here you can find more Information about this scholarship.

The current announcement for this scholarship can be found in our download section, published in Spanish.

Scholarships for former Scholarship Holders

Re-invitation Programme for former DAAD Scholarship Holders

This programme funds research and working projects at state or state-recognised institutions of higher education or non-university research institutes in Germany or working stays at an institution in business, administration, culture or media for former scholarship holders who work outside the science sector.

The duration of the funding is 1-3 months. The application deadline is on 1st October each year.

Value:

  • Monthly payments
  • Travel allowance

Here you can find more Information about this scholarship.

Scientific Literature Programme

Former one-year scholarship holders of all disciplines who have completed a research stay from at least 10 months,  can apply once a year for specialist literature to help them advance their academic knowledge and qualifications.

Here you can find more information about this programme.