DAAD – scholarships for summer courses at German universities

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The German service of academic exchange (DAAD) offers grants for summer courses at German universities.

these scholarships are aimed at University students in all specialties which, at the beginning of the scholarship, have completed at least two years of higher education. Requires good knowledge of German (level B1).

deadline for submission of applications: 01 of December 2012.

these scholarships aims to promote attendance at courses of language, culture and civilisation and languages of specialization offered by public higher education institutions or officially recognized by the Federal Republic of Germany and associated language institutes.

fellowships have a duration of not less than 18 days of course, with a minimum of 25 hours per week; the courses are taught in German in German universities during the non teaching period in summer (from may, as very soon). Grants are not renewable.

the DAAD grants a partial scholarship from 650 euros and a fixed amount of EUR 200 for the rights of the course. As a general rule, accommodation can be contracted through the course organizer.

can apply for scholarships college students in degree programs and masters in any discipline who, at the beginning of the scholarship, have completed at least two years of higher education.
Requests for graduates with master or doctoral degree are not supported.
Students who wish to apply for this scholarship from Spain must be enrolled in a center of higher education in Spain (country of permanent residence) at the time of request the scholarship and at the time of starting the stay in Germany.
Candidates must have a good knowledge of German in order to follow lectures in German and participate in work group (at least, equivalent to level B1 of the common European framework of reference for languages (CEFR)).
The minimum age at the beginning of the scholarship is 18 years.
Candidates who have obtained a scholarship from the DAAD to attend or to an intensive German language course or a summer course can not reapply for any of these scholarships for a minimum period of three years.

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