Scholarship Database

Here you can find information on various kinds of DAAD funding for students, graduates and postdocs as well as on funding offered by other selected organisations.

Objective

This programme offers you the opportunity to network amongst colleagues and exchange experience in the framework of short-term research stays in Germany.

Who can apply?

University teachers and established academics and scientists who have usually completed a doctoral degree and work at a university or research institute in their home country can apply.

Note:
Former holders of fellowships from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation are requested to contact first the Humboldt Foundation.

What can be funded?

The programme provides funding for research stays at state or state-recognised institutions of higher education or non-university research institutes in Germany. A research stay can also take place at several host institutions.
Funding may only be claimed once within three years.
Lecture tours or visits to congresses are not funded.

Duration of the funding

  • Funding is provided for one to three months. Please indicate in your application how long you wish to receive funding. The funding period will then be determined during the selection process by a selection committee. The committee takes into account your work plan.
  • The grant is non-renewable.
  • Please note in your time planning that the funded stays should be completed by January 2024 at the latest.

Value

  • Monthly payments of
    2,000 euros for assistant teachers, assistant professors and lecturers,
    2,150 euros for professors
  • Travel allowance, unless these expenses are covered by the home country or another source of funding
  • In the case of a disability or chronic illness: subsidy for additional costs which result from the disability or chronic illness and are not covered by other funding providers: Further information
  • Green Mobility Top Up (Support for climate-friendly travel) or partial reimbursement of carbon offset payments for air travel
  • Other payments cannot be made.
Please note: Health insurance coverage is mandatory in Germany. If you do not have a corresponding home health insurance, you will be insured by the DAAD. The costs will be deducted from the scholarship payment.

Selection

An independent selection committee reviews applications.

The most important selection criteria are:
  • academic achievements and recent publications which must be documented in the curriculum vitae and a list of publications
  • a convincing and well-planned research project
The selection committee also gives due consideration to equal opportunities; you can provide relevant information in the application form.
For more information on the selection procedure, go to Important Scholarship Information / Section E.

Advertisements by German Universities

MBA IBC – Prepared for Leadership

Upgrade your career with an English-taught MBA degree of Offenburg University! Your gateway to a qualified job in Germany and around the world!

More

Engineer your future career with HTW Foundation Programme

The programme provides you with the German language skills needed on the way to a brilliant career in Germany as a well-educated graduate and future specialist!

More

Successful studies at HTW Dresden - University of Applied Sciences: Ac...

Get prepared to enter the German employment market by your practice-orientated studies at HTW Dresden - University of Applied Sciences.

More

Technische Universität Ilmenau – Your choice. Your studies.

Take your chance to experience how future-oriented education and excellent research in fields of technology, mathematics and natural sciences, business and media meet with cultural diversity on our be...

More

Discover the business of tomorrow – enhance your career opportunities ...

The full-time MBA in International Management at Pforzheim University combines a classical management education with the most relevant future topics: Innovation Management, Sustainable Globalization a...

More

Kick-start your future career in Financial Management at Coburg Univer...

If you are interested in management and finance our premium MBA program Financial Management could be just right for you! The program features an optional Dual Degree from USC Australia and a Bloomber...

More

Light Up Your Future! Study Optics & Photonics!

Light Up Your Future! Study Optics & Photonics! Do you have background in Engineering or Natural Sciences? Join us as Master or Ph.D. student and benefit from a strong industry network, state of the a...

More
1/7

Contact

  • DAAD Regional Office Jakarta

    JI. Jend. Sudirman, Kav. 61-62, Summitmas Building 2, 14th Floor 12190 Jakarta Telephone: +62 (21) 5200 870