Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung PhD Scholarship


Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung PhD Scholarship

The Friedrich Ebert Foundation is a German political foundation associated with the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD).

The Friedrich Ebert Foundation is pleased to offer up to 40 Postgraduate Scholarship to the students of developing countries. These scholarships are available to pursue PhD in all academic subjects.

The aim of the scholarships is to promote  young talent

Eligibility Criteria: 

Applicants must meet the following area for these scholarships:

  • All academic subjects
  • Students from public or state-approved universities and from universities of applied sciences/polytechnical colleges (FH)
  • Postgraduate programmes (PhD)

Scholarship Award: These scholarships will cover the followings:

  • 650 € per month (basic scholarship programme) / 1000 € per month (graduate scholarship programme)
  • 276 € of family allowance, if applicable refund of health care costs
  • Any income exceeding 400 € per month will be credit against the scholarship.

Method of Application:

Applicants can apply via online mode.

  • At the time of application, foreign students should be able to submit proof of their initial academic achievements/marks with the exception of those enrolled in Master or other postgraduate programmes.
  • duration of the application process:
    4-7 months
  • mode of application:

Please use the “Online-Bewerbung” on the Internet – in German only! supplementary sheet

Online application

Scholarship Application Deadline: October 31, 2017.

For more info, visit Scholarship Link

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