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Brief Description:

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) is a political foundation, inspired by Christian democratic values, committed to fostering democracy and the rule of law, to implementing social and market-economic structures and to promoting human rights in Europe and worldwide. In line with these principles, Foundation awards scholarships to international master students and graduates in order to enable study and research at universities in Germany. This way, we actively promote intercultural dialogues, the formation of international networks as well as the internationalization of universities and science.

Host Institution(s): German Universities – Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS)

Course Level: Masters/PhD Degree

Subject(s): All available research area

Grants: Scholarship covers:

· Graduates (master or postgraduate students) receive a monthly scholarship of € 850 ( € 861 as of August 1, 2020).

· The standard funding period is two years. After having obtained unconditional admission to doctoral studies at a German university, P-students receive a monthly scholarship of € 1.200.

· The standard funding period for PhD scholars is three years. We also fund research stays in Germany for the minimum of three semesters.


· have a university degree, as we do not provide support for bachelor studies,

· prove above average academic performance,

· be no older that 30 when applying,

· have good knowledge of the German language (B2-level),

· be actively engaged in voluntary work,

· plan to study a minimum of three semesters at a university in Germany,

· possess a broad general education and distinct interest in political issues,

· have a positive attitude towards democracy and human rights,

· be open to develop their personal points of view and practice tolerance,

· be highly motivated and able to convince us of their goals in life.

Deadline: 15 July 2020

For more detail about eligibility and how to apply,

Official Scholarship Website: