DAAD Scholarships for Africans

DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarship For Africans 2022/2023


The Call for Application for DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarships for Africans 2022/2023 is now open for international applicants. Candidates from across sub-Saharan Africa are eligible to pursue their bachelor’s and master’s degrees. 

A large number of scholarships are awarded to Sub-Saharan African students to study and research in their home country (within the country) or another Sub-Saharan African country (within the region) in different programs.

The program promotes the mobility of researchers between Sub-Saharan African countries and capacity building in Sub-Saharan African universities.

Masters and Ph.D. Scholarships in this program are awarded for shortlisted degree programs in development-related and SDG-oriented fields at shortlisted institutions in sub-Saharan Africa.

Ghana – West African Center for Crop Improvement (WACCI), University of Ghana, Subject Fields: MSc Seed Science and Technology (MSc)

Malawi – Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR), Subject Field: Aquaculture and Fisheries Sciences (Ph.D.)

Namibia – University of Namibia (UNAM), Thematic fields: Biodiversity Management (Master)

South Africa: (Intra-Region Scholarships only; Intra-Country Scholarships for South Africa are addressed in a separate Call for Applications -> DAAD South Africa Intra-Country

  • Stellenbosch University (SUN), Subject fields: Molecular Biology and Human Genetics (Master, Ph.D.) as well as Mathematics (Master, Ph.D.)
  • The University of Witwatersrand, African Center for Migration and Displacement (ACMS), Subject Field: Migration and Displacement Studies (MSc, Ph.D.).

 PLEASE NOTE – Current Open calls Deadline is 15 June


See the brochure on open calls and information sessions here: DAAD In-County/In-Region Scholarship Southern Africa.

You can also check the official site of the DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarship.

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