The University of Kassel is offering MA Scholarships in the field of development and/or decent work. These scholarships will be awarded to students from DAC countries in the Faculty of Social Sciences or the Faculty of Organic Sciences.
Application Deadline: 25th October 2019.
Offered annually? Yes
To be taken at (country): Germany
Eligible Field of Study:
Master of Arts and Master of Science(M.A or M.Sc) in any Social or Organic Science course
Interest in the field of development and/or decent work
About the Award: The ICDD offers Decent Work Scholarships for MA students from DAC countries studying toward an MA or MSc in the Faculty of Social Sciences or the Faculty of Organic Sciences at the University of Kassel. Students selected as scholarship holders will have the opportunity to work 40 hours per month in the ICDD on a project of interest and receive a grant of 750€ per month for up to twelve months.
Eligible Countries: Students from DAC countries (Afghanistan, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Armenia, Angola, Kenya, Bolivia, Bangladesh, Tajikistan, Cabo Verde, Benin, Zimbabwe, Cameroon, Bhutan, Congo, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Burundi, Egypt, Cambodia, El Salvador, Central African Republic, Georgia, Chad, Ghana, Comoros, Guatemala, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Guyana, Djibouti, Honduras, Equatorial Guinea, India, Eritrea, Indonesia, Ethiopia, Kosovo, Gambia, Kyrgyzstan, Guinea, Micronesia, Guinea-Bissau, Moldova, Haiti, Mongolia, Kiribati, Morocco, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Nicaragua, Lesotho, Nigeria, Liberia, Pakistan, Madagascar, Papua New Guinea, Malawi, Paraguay, Mali, Philippines, Mauritania, Samoa, Mozambique, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Swaziland, Nepal, Syrian, Arab Republic, Niger, Tokelau, Rwanda, Ukraine, Sao Tome and Principe, Uzbekistan, Senegal, Vietnam, Sierra Leone, West Bank and Gaza Strip, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Yemen and Zambia can apply for these scholarships.
Eligibility: Eligible candidates must:
Be undertaking M.A or M.Sc in the Faculty of Social Sciences or the Faculty of Organic Sciences
Have an interest in the field of development and/or decent work
Have academic or vocational experience in the field of development and/or decent work
Number of Awardees: Not specified
Value of Scholarship: Grant of 750€ per month
Duration of Scholarship: Up to twelve months
How to Apply:
Application Data Sheet
Highly scored BA
Brief statement of interest in the field of development and/or decent work
Academic or vocational experience in the field of development and/or decent work
copy of recognized bachelor degree
Applications with all necessary documents must be submitted by E-Mail to: