The German Academic Exchange Service that conducted the Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD) Scholarships exercise for Undergraduates, Master and Ph.D studies have released list of successful candidates for the 2020/2021 DAAD Scholarships for across the eligible countries.
You could recall in December 2019, this scholarship exercise was on and opened for interested candidates to apply, now after so much applications has been received, candidates that meet the scholarship requirements are hereby shortlisted for this programme.
If you are among those that applied, I advise you check for you name if shortlisted. In this article, you will be guided accordingly on how the selection preference is done for the DAAD Scholarships and how to check the 2020/2021 DAAD Scholarships Successful Shortlisted Candidates for your name if shortlisted.
Some applicants have problem after applying for DAAD Scholarships, while some don’t know the shortlisting criteria for DAAD Scholarships, mostly, shortlisting of successful beneficiaries will be based on the eligible countries applied from.
About the DAAD Scholarship Programme
The aims of the DAAD Scholarship is fostering a strong, internationally oriented higher education systems in Sub-Saharan Africa with the capacity to contribute to sustainable development. To this end, scholarships are granted for development-related Master or doctoral studies for individuals who plan to pursue a career in teaching and / or research at a higher education institution in Sub-Saharan Africa.
By training future academic and professional leaders, the programme contributes to the following long-term impacts.
As part of the „In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programme“Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst >German Academic Exchange Service< offers scholarships for PhD and Master Studies. The programme is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and aims at university staff in the first line, without neglecting the public sector demand of academically trained personnel.
Selection Preference for DAAD Scholarships
The selection preference differs between the individual degree programmes. Please see the call for applications for further information.
Selection process will be based on graduates and postgraduates from Sub-Saharan Africa with a first academic degree if applying for a Master’s programme, or with a Master’s degree if applying for a doctoral programme who want to pursue Master’s or PhD courses in their home country (so called In-Country scholarships) or in another Sub-Saharan African country (In-Region scholarships).
How to check 2020/2021 DAAD Scholarships Successful Shortlisted Beneficiaries
To check if shortlisted, candidates should visit the DAAD portal.
Check List HERE
Note: Selected Candidates will receive mail or SMS for interview.
Congratulations to all shortlisted Beneficiaries. Bravo!!!