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DAAD Helmut-Schmidt-Programme: Master’s Scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance – PPGG


DAAD Helmut-Schmidt-Programme: Master’s Scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance – PPGG

Deadline: 31 July 2021
Open to: highly qualified graduates from developing and emerging countries with a first higher education degree in the subject areas of political and social studies, economics and business administration, legal and administrative sciences.
Benefits: scholarships of € 861 per month

DESCRIPTION

The DAAD Helmut-Schmidt-Programme (known as Public Policy and Good Governance) supports future leaders from developing countries (see list of countries), who want to promote democracy and social justice in their home countries. The programme, which is funded by the German Federal Foreign Office, offers the chance to acquire a Master’s degree in Master programmes of particular relevance for the social, political and economic development in the students’ countries of origin. In the light of the principles of Good Governance, highly qualified graduates with a first academic degree are being educated in political science, law, economics and administration and prepared for future leading positions in their home countries.

ELIGIBILITY

Highly qualified graduates from developing and emerging countries who have obtained their first higher education degree in the subject areas of political and social studies, economics and business administration, legal and administrative sciences.

The most important selection criteria are:

The following groups are not eligible:

Applicants who already hold a master’s degree in a similar discipline can only be considered in well-justified cases, if they can explain conclusively, why they would like to obtain another master’s degree.

All courses of study have their own application requirements (degree, grades, language skills, work experience, etc.) that must also be met by any interested individuals.

BENEFITS

Scholarships (of currently € 861 per month) for master´s degree courses at German higher education institutions.

HOW TO APPLY?

For further information, please visit the official website.



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