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DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Scholarships

Study Scholarships for Graduates of all disciplines

Eligibility: 

Graduates of all disciplines can apply for a scholarship to complete a postgraduate or Master's degree course at a German higher education institution and to gain a degree in Germany (Master's/Diploma).

Duration:

10 - 24 months.

Support:

Monthly stipend (EUR 750) plus travel grant.

Application Deadline:

15 October each year for a period beginning in either April or October the following year.

Further Requirements:

New Zealand applicants for study scholarships are generally expected to be able to prove that they have a basic knowledge of German at the time of application unless they are applying for a programme taught in English.

Detailed information:

www.daad.ac.nz

Application Form:

The application documents are available online for electronic applications.

To access the application documents first select the desired programme in the scholarships database www.funding-guide.de.

From there, applicants will be directed to the electronic application and necessary documents.

Further Information:

Questions and requests for further information can be sent to the DAAD representative in New Zealand daad@auckland.ac.nz

DAAD New Zealand:

www.daad.ac.nz

Other scholarship opportunities in Germany open to New Zealanders.

www.daad.ac.nz/scholarships

Contact details for the German Embassy in New Zealand

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

PO Box 1687

Wellington

Email: info@wellington.diplo.de

Web: www.wellington.diplo.de

Decisions made: 

Nominations made to DAAD committee in Bonn in November. Final decisions made in Germany the following year.