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2015 Harry & Helen Gray/AICGS Reconciliation Fellowship Program, USA
The American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS) has invited applications from students of Germany. Fellowships are open to practitioners as well as to PhD candidates and postdoctoral fellows for conducting research. Up to two fellowships will be awarded. The Fellowship runs from August 1 to September 15, 2015. The fellowship includes a stipend of $4,500, transportation to and from Washington, research expenses and office space at the Institute. The deadline for application is April 15, 2015.
Max Planck Research Award for German Students, 2015
The Humboldt Foundation and the Max Planck Society are inviting applications for pursuing research program. The Max Planck Research 2015 will be conferred in the area of humanities and social sciences in the subject. Award will be available over a period of three to a maximum of five years for recipients to pursue research of their own choosing. The deadline for application is 31 January 2015.
Erasmus Mundus Masters Scholarship-IT4BI for German Students, 2015/2017
Erasmus Mundus is inviting applications from students of Germany for pursuing Masters Degree program at Free University of Brussels (ULB) (Belgium), University of Tours (UFRT) (France), Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) (Spain) ,Ecole Centrale Paris (ECP) (France) and Technical University of Berlin (TUB) (Germany). A main list containing the top 20-25 students will be submitted to the European Commission for scholarship approval. Duration for masters scholarship is two years. The application deadline is December 14th, 2014.
IJP German-Northern European Journalists Bursary, 2015
IJP German-Northern European Journalists Bursary is offered to students of Germany. Bursary is awarded in Journalism area. Journalist will gain personal experience and professional insight of the political landscape, the economy and of the everyday life in the host country. Five journalists, one from each Nordic country, will have the opportunity to work for German media outlets for two months in 2015. Each Nordic scholar will receive a single payment of 3,700 Euro to cover a part of travel expenses, accommodation and personal expenses during their stay in Germany. The application deadline is November 30th, 2014.
IMB PhD Fellowships for German Students in Germany, 2015
Boehringer Ingelheim Foundation has invited applications for IMB PhD Fellowships. Fellowships for German students are available to pursue PhD program at Institute of Molecular Biology. Fellowships will be awarded for a period of three years with the possibility for extension. All IPP students receive generous, fully funded fellowships for a period of three years (with the possibility for extension). IMB gratefully acknowledges sponsor for support of the International PhD Programme. Deadline for registration is 8 November 2014 and deadline for application is 15 November 2014.
2015 DAAD/MSH Research Scholarships for German Students in Humanities and Social Sciences, France
DAAD/MSH Research Scholarships for German Students are awarded in the field of in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Scholarships are the respective projects in accordance with the duration of up to 6 months, in exceptional cases up awarded to 10 months. Scholarships are awarded to the highest caliber German doctorate young scientists and young researchers in the humanities and social sciences who have very good knowledge of French. Students should apply by 15th November 2014.
PhD Scholarships for German Students at IMPRS-CS in Germany, 2015
PhD scholarships for German students are offered for pursuing PhD research in areas of research to MSRC. Up to15 PhD scholarships are available for students. All admitted students receive financial aid in the form of a scholarship. Recipients of these scholarships have the opportunity for internships at MSRC and other collaboration with a world-leading industrial research lab. The deadline for submitting application is November 30, 2014.
Postdoctoral Research Positions at DIW Berlin in Germany, 2014
The Department of Climate Policy at the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) invites applications for postdoctoral research positions in Economics or Finance. Positions will be available to participate in research activities of a long-term research project on the transformation of the European energy sector including industrial energy use. The position is available initially for 2 years. The salary will be determined in accordance with the German public sector TVÖD scale. The application deadline is 15th September 2014.
Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography PhD Fellowship in Germany, 2014
The Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography (IfL) is inviting applications for a PhD Fellowship from highly qualified and motivated individuals. The fellowship will be financed within the framework of the international comparative research project “Urban reconfigurations in post-Soviet space” (ira.urban). The successful candidate has to be in an advanced stage of his/her PhD project. He/she has a good knowledge in economic analysis, as well as he/she is acquainted with quantitative and statistical methods, social research methods, and is able to produce a comparative urban research in post-Soviet space. The application deadline is September 1, 2014.
2015 WCGE/LEIZ PhD Scholarships
The Wittenberg Center for Global Ethics (WCGE) and the Leadership Excellence Institute Zeppelin (LEIZ) invite applications for PhD scholarship in Ethics and Responsible Leadership in Business. Six PhD scholarships are awarded for up to three years, depending on the progress of the PhD projects and the completion of the requirements in the study and practical program. The monthly stipend rate will be 1200 Euros, including material and travel costs. The application deadline is October 15, 2014 for February 2015 intake.
Doctoral Scholarships for IAB’s Graduate Programme (GradAB)
The Institute for Employment Research (IAB) and the School of Business and Economics of the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg have set up a joint doctoral programme in labour market research. The courses will be held in English. Up to six doctoral scholarships are awarded for the maximum period of 3 years starting from January 1st, 2015. The scholarship is 1,000 Euros per month. Scholarships will be available to outstanding young researchers from the social sciences and economics disciplines. Application deadline is October 31, 2014.
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships
The Government of Canada offers Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships for Canadian and international students studying at Canadian universities. Up to 167 scholarships are awarded annually for a period of three years. Students must be nominated by only one Canadian university, which must have received a Vanier CGS allocation. Candidates cannot apply directly to the Vanier CGS program. Each Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship is valued at $50,000 per year. Application deadline for the 2014-2015 competition is November 5, 2014.
Sri Lankan Government Presidential Scholarships
Applications are invited for up to 100 Sri Lankan Government Scholarships available for foreign students to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate degree commencing in December 2014 in Sri Lanka. Scholarships are open for courses of studies other than Medical & Dental Sciences. Every student is required to undergo an HIV/AIDS test within a month after arrival. Candidates should apply for this scholarship with the recommendation of the government scholarship nominating agency (Ministry/Institution) of the respective country till 15th October, 2014.
MOGAM RWTH Study Abroad Scholarship for Korea, 2014/2015
RWTH Aachen University is offering study abroad scholarship for bachelors, masters and PhD students from all disciplines. Scholarship will be awarded to spend a study abroad period at an outstanding Korean educational and research institution. Students will receive 3000 Euros regardless if their stay abroad lasts one or two semesters. Applicants can apply till August 15, 2014.
PhD Position in Biology-CD40 in Atherosclerosis at HBIGS in Germany, 2014
The Institute of Physiology and Pathophysiology of Heidelberg University is inviting applications for a PhD position to work on the CD40 ligand-receptor dyad and its role in linking innate immunity to haemostasis in the early phase of atherosclerosis at HBIGS. PhD position will be funded for 3 years. The PhD candidate will
EU Merit Scholarship Scheme at Coventry University
Coventry University is offering merit scholarship for full-time postgraduate programme starting in September 2014. Scholarship for German students worth £500 will be awarded on competitive basis of both the essay and academic merit. Applicants must hold a 1st class Bachelor’s Honours degree or equivalent. Applicants will be notified by 16th August 2014. Application should be submitted till 31st July 2014.
Research Europe Fellowships in Germany
The Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien and the Dahlem Humanities Center of Freie Universität Berlin announce 3 research fellowships in the framework of the research program for the academic year 2014-15. Applicants should have obtained their doctorate within the last seven years and have an excellent record of teaching and research. Fellowships are for a 10-month period starting on 1 October 2014 and ending on 31 July 2015, although shorter stays (5-month minimum) may be considered.
Postdoctoral Fellowships for German Students in Humanities
The Volkswagen Foundation offers postdoctoral fellowships in the humanities for one-year stays at academic institutions in Germany and the USA. Up to 12 postdoctoral fellowships are available for the students of the USA and Germany. The fellowships are granted for 9 – 12 months and aim of supporting postdoctoral studies in the US and Germany. Application should be submitted till 2nd October 2014.
IGH MSc Postgraduate Bursaries
The Institute for Global Health (IGH) is inviting application for MSc bursaries available to Home/EU applicants. The Institute for Global Health (IGH) is offering MSc Bursaries of £2000 each. The award amount will be deducted from the cost of fees at the Home/EU rate. Selection will be based on academic excellence. The application deadline is 15th of July 2014.
Centenary Postgraduate Scholarships for German Students
Scholarships for German students are available to pursue full-time taught masters’ courses at University of South Wales. Scholarships will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis. UK and European Union graduates with a first or upper second class honours degree (or equivalent qualification) can apply for a non-means tested scholarship worth £1,500 or £2,000. The application deadlines are 1st August 2014 and 12th September 2014.
School of Arts and Humanities Postgraduate Scholarships for German Students
Nottingham Trent University is offering postgraduate scholarships for German students within school of Arts and Humanities for courses starting in September 2014. Total 13 postgraduate scholarships are awarded. Scholarships for German students will cover half tuition fee. Scholarships are competitive and are based on academic attainment. Applications will close on 25th July 2014.
PhD Position in Biology-CD40 in Atherosclerosis
Position is available for pursuing PhD research program at Hartmut Hoffmann-Berling International Graduate School of Molecular and Cellular Biology (HBIGS) of Heidelberg University. PhD position will be funded for 3 years. The PhD candidate will receive advanced training in vascular biology through lectures, courses and summer schools offered by the Integrated Research Training Group established within the CRC/TR23. Applications will close on 20 July 2014.
Chancellor’s Master Scholarships for German Students
Scholarships for German students are available to access master degree level at University of Sussex. To be eligible for these scholarships, applicants must accept and meet any conditions of their offer and hold or expect to achieve a first-class undergraduate honours degree from a UK university. Online application deadline is 1st August, 2014.
MBA in Chelmsford Scholarships for German Students
Scholarships are obtainable for pursuing master degree at Anglia Ruskin University in UK. Each successful applicant will receive £3000 scholarship. Scholarships for German students are awarded for entry in the academic year starting in September 2014 only and cannot be deferred to later years of entry/ intakes. Numbers of scholarships are strictly limited, so candidates will be subject to competitive selection. Applications must be submitted by 30 June 2014.
PhD Positions for German Students in Bioeconomy Research
Positions for German students are available to access PhD programme at University of Heidelberg. Applicants must be interested in joining an interdisciplinary and vibrant graduate program in bioeconomy. Interested candidates are invited to apply via the BBW-ForWerts. The application deadline is 30th June 2014.
Postgrad Solutions Study Bursaries for German Students
Applications are invited for Postgrad Solutions Study Bursaries to study engineering, business, computer science or IT and English language. Each bursary is worth £500 towards tuition fees. If successful, payment will be made directly to the University. Applicant must have accepted an offer of a place on their chosen course before applying for a bursary. The application deadline is 14th September 2014.
Chancellor Yunus Scholarship for German Students
Scholarship for German students is awarded to study MSc Social Business and Microfinance programme. Scholarships will be awarded on an overall assessment of merit and promise of the candidate, including their financial circumstances. Full scholarships are available to cover programme fees. Online application deadlines are 30th June 2014 (for international students) and 31st July 2014 (for UK/EU).
Lord Mayor of London Scholarships for German Students
City University London is funding scholarships for German students to study at Cass Business School. The scholarship is paid for a maximum of three years, subject to satisfactory academic performance each academic year. Applicants must achieve grades ABB or above ‘A’ levels or achieve other eligible qualifications and grades. There is no application for this scholarship. If applicants meet the eligibility criteria, they will automatically be awarded the scholarship in November 2014.
Jeff Schell Scholarships for German and Foreign Students
Applications are invited for Agriculture scholarships available exclusively to students from German-speaking countries wishing to study abroad, or to foreign students who are interested in a study project in Germany. Scholarships are open to students of agricultural sciences, agronomy, crop protection, seeds and green biotechnology, environmental sciences and agricultural sustainability. Scholarships are awarded for up to 1 year. Application should be submitted till July 15, 2014.
GIGA Fellowships for German Doctoral Students, 2014
German Institute of Global and Area Studies is inviting applications for doctoral fellowships starting from October 2014 onwards at one of GIGA’s regional institutes (Africa, Asia, Latin America and Middle East). Applicants must have an excellent grade point average and a final degree (masters or equivalent) in political science/international relations, economics, history or a related discipline. The programme promotes gender equality and actively encourages applications from women. Application deadline is 15th July each year.
DRS Postdoctoral Honors Fellowships
Applications are invited for postdoctoral fellowships available for German candidates who have submitted their dissertation in one of the DRS doctoral programs. Up to five postdoctoral fellowships can be offered in each round (up to 10 per year) for a period of one year. The application deadline is 31st July 2014.
Santander Masters Scholarship
University of Stirling is offering scholarship for the students of Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Germany, Mexico, Poland, UK, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Spain, Russia, Uruguay and USA. Scholarships are open to those applicants wishing to study any full time taught Masters programme at the University of Stirling. Five £5,000 scholarships and one €5,000 will be available for 1 year only (Equivalent to approximately £4,200). Scholarships are paid by a reduction in tuition fee. The application deadline is 10th June 2014.
NUI Galway Full-Time Taught Masters Scholarships
National University of Ireland, Galway is offering full time masters scholarship for EU students in the academic year 2014/2015. The value of scholarship will be €1,500 per student. A scholarship is tenable only at National University of Ireland, Galway in respect of the programme for which it is offered. Applicants can apply online till 8th August 2014.
ERP Scholarship Program for German Students
Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology invites application for ERP scholarship program available for German students. Candidates without German nationality can apply if they acquired their university entrance qualification in Germany or at a German school abroad and students of EU country or Switzerland can apply if they have acquired their last university degree in Germany. Application deadline for the academic year 2015/16 is 15 October 2014.
Postdoctoral Fellowship at Hamburg University
A full-time, DFG-funded postdoctoral fellowship position is available at the Department of Systems Neuroscience / University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf in Hamburg, Germany. The fellowship is for up to 4 years. The successful candidate will primarily be responsible for collecting and analyzing FMRI and behavioral data, writing scientific papers and giving scientific presentations.
German-Canadian Bioinformatics PhD Position
The German-Canadian international research training group “Computational Methods for the Analysis of the Diversity and Dynamics of Genomes” at Bielefeld University, Germany, offers 5 PhD positions starting October 2014. PhD position will be of 3-year duration with a monthly gross salary of approximately 3200 Euros. Application deadline is May 18, 2014.
International Baccalaureate Scholarship
Frankfurt School of Finance & Management is offering IB scholarship to graduates of an accredited IB school to begin undergraduate (Bachelor) studies in August 2014. The IB Diploma must have been completed within the last three years and applicants should not have completed any higher education. Full scholarships will be awarded to cover all regular tuition fees for the Frankfurt School, which are currently 6,350 € per semester. The application deadline is 31st May, 2014.
College of Law PhD Studentship in UK, 2014
Swansea University’s College of Law is inviting applications for a three-year postgraduate research studentship in global financial law, leading to the degree of PhD, starting in September 2014. UK/EU Applicants are eligible for this PhD studentship. This studentship covers a maintenance allowance of £13,863 per annum for a maximum of three years. Applications must be submitted by 31st May 2014.
PhD Studentship in Material Science
PhD studentship is available for UK/EU students to study material science at University of Sussex. Applicants must hold, or expect to hold, a UK Bachelor degree in Mathematics with first class honours. PhD studentship will be awarded for a research project on Rigidity problems and Microstructures in Materials Science. The studentship includes £13863 tax-free maintenance bursary plus UK/EU fees waived for 3.5 years. Applications must be submitted by 31st August 2014.
PhD Positions in Neurosciences Germany, 2014
Applications are invited for highly motivated doctoral researchers for a structured three-year PhD programme. Total 11 PhD positions for doctoral researchers are offered. The salary is in accordance with the German public service salary scale. Applications from women are particularly welcome. Applicants must have Master degree or equivalent in life sciences (e.g. biology, pharmacology, neurosciences, psychology) and an active interest in the indicated research field. Application should be submitted till 20th April 2014.
Helmholtz International Fellow Award
Helmholtz Association is offering fellow award for excellent researchers and science managers based outside Germany. German or international researchers who are based abroad and who do not have an employment contract with a Helmholtz Centre are eligible for funding. In 2014 up to 10 Helmholtz International Fellow Awards can be awarded. The Fellow Award provides funding of €20,000.
Postgraduate Scholarships for UK and EU Students
Aston University is offering 100 postgraduate scholarships for students enrolling on any Aston Postgraduate Taught Full Time course. Scholarships worth £7,500 each will be awarded to fund Full Time fees and support living expenses. Application should be submitted till 30th April 2014.
Doctoral Scholarships in Humanities and Social Sciences
The Graduate School for Humanities and Social Sciences at University of Heidelberg invites applications for 6 doctoral scholarships for a period of two years with the possibility of a one-year extension. Applicants must hold an M.A. or equivalent in one of the disciplines of the Humanities or Social Sciences with an above-average grade. The earliest starting date is 1 October 2014.
German Global Leaders Postgraduate Scholarship in Australia, 2015
University of Queensland is offering postgraduate scholarship for German students. Scholarship will be awarded for postgraduate study in Business, Economics, Law and Tourism programs excluding the MBA. Scholarship includes 100% tuition fee waiver for up to 3 semesters. Scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic excellence. Applications for semester 1, 2015 will close on the 30th of November.
Highly Skilled Workforce Scholarships for Master Students
University of Edinburgh is offering 92 masters scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic session. The scholarships are open to UK nationals who are permanently domiciled in Scotland as well as EU nationals who have been accepted on an eligible full-time or part-time eligible programme. Application should be submitted till 1st May 2014.
International BU Dean’s Scholarships for German Students
Bournemouth University is offering Dean’s scholarships for German students who have applied to study a full-time taught Masters degree on BU campus. Scholarships include 50% or 25% fee reduction. Scholarships for German students are offered for duration of the program. The application deadline is 31 May 2014.
The Malcolm Grant Scholarship for German Students
Scholarship for German students is available for pursuing undergraduate degree level at University College London. The successful recipient will be awarded £25,000 for the duration of their programme at UCL subject to satisfactory academic progress. The criterion for awarding the scholarship is financial need and leadership potential only. The application deadline is 25th July 2014.
University of Sussex PhD Studentships in Mathematics
Studentships are available for pursuing PhD degree level at University of Sussex in UK. Each PhD studentship includes a tax free maintenance bursary of £13726 per year, plus a waiver of UK/EU fees for 3.5 years. Applicants must hold or expect to hold a Bachelor degree at first or upper second class and/or a Masters degree in Mathematics or equivalent non-UK qualifications. The application deadline is 31st August 2014.
Postgraduate Research Starter Bursaries at Cardiff University
The School of English, Communication and Philosophy is offering 4 postgraduate research bursaries for pursuing PhD studies in 2014 /15. All eligible applicants will be considered for the awards which will be decided on the basis of academic merit, taking into account past academic performance and future research potential. The application deadline is 2 May 2014.
ESA Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Space Science
Fellowships are available for pursuing postdoctoral research programme at ESA’s space science departments in the Netherlands and Spain. ESA fellowship is tenable for two years. Applicants must hold PhD or the equivalent degree with the means of performing research in space science. Applications will close on October 1, 2014.
Director’s European Union Scholarships for German Students
University of Kent is offering five European Union scholarships for German students at Kent Business School. Applicants will receive a 50% reduction of their tuition fees at enrollment. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of outstanding academic merit. Online application must be submitted by 31 May 2014.
Deans’ Academic Excellence Scholarships for German Students
Scholarships for German students are available for pursuing master’s degree level at Middlesex University. Scholarship are awarded as a 50% reduction of the postgraduate tuition fee and applied on enrollment. 100 scholarships will be offered. The application deadline is 15 May 2014.
SGBM Full Time Doctoral Fellowships in Germany, 2014
Spemann Graduate School of Biology and Medicine (SGBM) is inviting applications for full time doctoral fellowships. Fellowships are open for German applicants. The duration of the fellowship is three years. Applicants must have an excellent recent university degree (M.Sc. or German diploma). Application deadline is 30 March 2014.
Doctoral Research Fellowships in Germany, 2014
The Munich Center of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research is offering doctoral research fellowships for a total period of three years. An educational background in business administration, economics or a related field is necessary. The Max Planck Society encourages women to apply. Application should be submitted till March 31, 2014.
University of Essex Silberrad PhD Scholarships for German Students
Scholarships for German students are available for pursuing PhD degree at University of Essex in UK. These PhD scholarships cover tuition fees (Home/EU) and provide a bursary element towards living costs. Applicants should hold a degree from the University of Essex or are in the final term of completing a degree. The application deadline is 1st March 2014.
PhD Studentships in the School of Life Sciences
Studentships are available for pursuing PhD degree level at University of Sussex. Each PhD studentship includes a tax free maintenance bursary of £13726 per year, plus a waiver of UK/EU fees for 3.5 years. These are full-time studentships and the successful candidates will be able to devote their whole time to research. Applications will close on 1 February 2014.
Lady Monika Cockfield Scholarships for German Students
Scholarships for German students are provided in the field of Contemporary European Studies at University of Sussex. The scholarships cover tuition fees only. Two scholarships will be offered. The course application deadline is 31 March 2014.
Vice-Chancellor Scholarships for German Students
Scholarships for German students are available for pursuing undergraduate degree level at University of West London. Scholarships are awarded on a ‘first come, first served’ basis. Applicants must meet the university eligibility criteria. Up to 175 Vice-Chancellor’s scholarships will be offered. The application deadline is 31 March 2014.
PhD Studentships in Astronomy at University of Sussex
The Astronomy Group in the School of Mathematical & Physical Sciences offers six PhD studentships for students starting September 2014. Applicants should hold or expect to hold, a UK first class honours degree, or a good UK Masters degree or equivalent non-UK qualification, in a relevant subject. Last date of submitting applications is 9th February 2014.
GPTS Doctoral Scholarships for German Students
The scholarships for German students will be available for pursuing doctoral degree level. Applicants must hold an MA or equivalent in a discipline of the humanities or social sciences with an above-average grade. Eight scholarships will be offered. Application should be submitted till March 15, 2014.
PhD Studentship in Innovation and Energy Demand at University of Sussex
University of Sussex offers PhD Studentship in Innovation and Energy Demand for UK/EU applicants. Applicants should have a good Masters degree in a related subject. The successful applicant will be expected to start their doctoral studies in September 2014. The application deadline is 28th February 2014.
BIGSSS Postdoctoral Fellowship for German Students
The Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS) is offering postdoctoral fellowship for German students. 2 postdoctoral fellowships will be offered for the duration of 6 to 24 months. Last date of submitting applications is February 15, 2014.
Asia Exchange One Semester Scholarships for German Students
Applications are invited for Asia exchange scholarships for German students for pursuing higher education. The scholarships for German students will cover the tuition fee of a study abroad program in one of Asian partner universities for one semester. Application should be submitted till April 30th, 2014.
School of Engineering and Digital Arts PhD Studentship
The University of Kent is offering PhD studentship in the school of engineering and digital arts. There will also be combined salary and maintenance funding of £13,726. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake some teaching commensurate with their experience. Studentship is offered for 3 years. Application should be submitted till 28th February 2014.
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