The programme supports about 100 scholarship holders every year. Scholarship holders receive a basic sum of 850.00 EUR per month during their course of study. Additional allowances such as for books are also available.
Target Group: The programme is intended for students from developing countries who live in Germany for the duration of their studies and then work in their home country or another developing country after completion of their studies - in an effort to make a contribution to the development of their country.
Number of Scholarships: 100
Singles and families:
. The programme also includes support in the form of advice, spiritual aid and assistance with studies-related matters.
Students with a focus on developing countries in their main course of study may also receive a scholarship.
In their main course of study, students should if possible opt for courses related to the developing countries and select development policy related subjects or topics with reference to their own country for seminar work or final projects.
Application Deadline: 1st January and 1st July.
For more information and scholarship application see; Church Development Service Scholarships