Contact scholarships can only be awarded to doctoral candidates of partner universities or foreign universities with which partnership agreements are implemented or are planned to strengthen international partnerships.
With these contact scholarships, German doctoral
candidates also get the opportunity to stay at these partner
universities or other universities abroad for study, training or
Furthermore, contact scholarships fulfill important multiplier functions (knowledge transfer) for future students and PhDs through returning PhDs.
Please note the required application documents:
- Request of the supervisor of the thesis (informal letter, stating the expected completion date of dissertation and the period of assistance required)
- Applicant's CV
Project contact person: Oliver Kaas