The Graduate School Scholarship Program (GSSP) of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is now accepting applications for four doctoral scholarships (only for non-German citizens). Up to four doctoral scholarships are available.
Scholarships are available to pursue a Doctoral program. Scholarships are awarded in the “Ancient Philosophy and History of Ancient Science” and “Languages and Cultures of the Silk Road” programs at the Berlin Graduate School of Ancient Studies (BerGSAS).
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Candidates are expected to have sufficient command of the relevant ancient languages for their dissertation project. Since the language of instruction is predominantly English, their English should be good enough to join discussions and write papers.
University or Organization: German Academic Exchange Service
Course Level: Doctoral program
Award: 1.000 Euros
Access Mode: Online
Number of Awards: NA
Nationality: Non-German citizens
The program can be taken in Germany
Application Deadline: December 1, 2019
The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
The call is open only to applicants
- Who are not German citizens
- Who have not resided in Germany continuously for longer than 12 months as of the application deadline
- Their last final exam (Master Degree) should have taken place no longer than six years ago
- This scholarship is available only to Non-German citizens.
How to Apply
- How to Apply: Candidates must send their application before the deadline and send to application-at-berliner-antike-kolleg.org.
- Supporting Documents: Applicants need to submit an application form, a curriculum vitae, a cover letter, Two letters of recommendation, a research proposal, a work plan and schedule for three years, a writing sample, copies of certificates and copies of translated documents, copies of certificates of annual examinations taken at the home university, copies of certificates of any academic degrees or advanced qualifications indicating grades and explaining the home university’s grading system.
- Admission Requirements: Candidates must hold an outstanding Master’s degree, or equivalent degree, in one of the aforementioned subjects or be very close to completion.
- Language Requirements: Candidates are expected to have sufficient command of the relevant ancient languages for their dissertation project. Since the language of instruction is predominantly English, their English should be good enough to join discussions and write papers.
In accordance with DAAD guidelines, doctoral scholarship holders receive a basic monthly stipend of 1.000 Euros, a travel allowance, a combined health, accident and liability insurance policy, allowances for study and research and, where applicable, rent and family allowances, as well as financial support for a pre-sessional language course.