Applications are open for the 2021 DAAD Helmut Schmidt Scholarship- Fully Funded. The application deadline is 31st July 2021 and is open to all nationalities.
The 2021 DAAD Helmut Schmidt Programme (known as Public Policy and Good Governance) supports future leaders from developing countries (see list of countries), who want to promote democracy and social justice in their home countries. The program, which is funded by the German Federal Foreign Office, offers the chance to acquire a Master’s degree in Master programs of particular relevance for the social, political and economic development in the students’ countries of origin.
In the light of the principles of Good Governance, highly qualified graduates with a first academic degree are being educated in political science, law, economics and administration and prepared for future leading positions in their home countries.
The following deviations regarding funding benefits apply for the ‘Analysis and Design of Social Protection Systems’ programme, due to its blended learning concept:
Throughout their studies, all scholarship holders of the Helmut-SchmidtProgramme benefit from accompanying support services provided by the programme coordinators at the respective study locations.
Scholarship holders benefit from events and seminars organised specifically for them, as well as close exchange with other international scholarship holders. Planning also provides for participation in interdisciplinary networking
events. DAAD scholarship holders are exempt from paying tuition fees.
The most important selection criteria for 2021 DAAD Helmut Schmidt Scholarship are:
The following groups are not eligible:
Applicants who already hold a master’s degree in a similar discipline can only be considered in well-justified cases, if they can explain conclusively, why they would like to obtain another master’s degree.
All courses of study have their own application requirements (degree, grades, language skills, work experience, etc.) that must also be met by any interested individuals.
|Type of Opportunity||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|Open to||All Nationalities|