DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarships for Africans 2023/2024 Application portal is open to Masters/PhD who are eligible for the DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarships for Africans 2022/2023. The DAAD scholarship awards funding to Sub-Saharan African students for full-time Master or PhD degrees in their own country or another Sub-Saharan African country as part of its In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programme.
The DAAD programme is aimed at promoting the mobility of researchers between Sub-Saharan African countries and capacity building at Sub-Saharan African universities.
Key Scholarship Details
These are some of the key details about the ongoing DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarships 2023:
- Scholarship Sponsor(s): DAAD
- Host Institution(s): Sub-Saharan African universities
- Study Level: Masters, PhD
- Scholarship Type: Full/Partial Scholarships
- Scholarship Worth: Varies
- Number of Awards: Several
- Nationality: Sub-Saharan African Students.
Who is Eligible to Apply for DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarships
Master and PhD scholarships in this programme are awarded for preselected degree programmes in development-related and SDG-oriented fields at preselected Sub-Saharan African institutions. Scholarships are awarded to Sub-Saharan African students for study and research in their home country (In-Country) or in another Sub-Saharan African country (In-Region).
Current Calls 2023/2024
Ghana – West African Center for Crop Improvement (WACCI), University of Ghana, Subject fields: Master Seed Science and Technology (Master)
Namibia – University of Namibia (UNAM), Subject fields: Biodiversity Management (Master)
Malawi – Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR), Subject field: Aquaculture and Fisheries Science (PhD)
South Africa – (In-Region scholarships only; In-Country scholarships for South Africa are addressed in a separate call for applications -> DAAD South Africa In-Country
- Stellenbosch University (SUN), Subject fields: Molecular Biology and Human Genetics (Master, PhD) as well as Mathematics (Master, PhD)
- University of Witwatersrand, African Centre for Migration and Displacement (ACMS), Subject field: Migration and Displacement Studies (Master, PhD)
How to Apply
Please refer to the flyer on the open calls and Info Session of DAAD In- County/In-Region Scholarship Southern Africa to learn how to apply.
Application Deadline: Soon