The Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences at the University of Potsdam is welcoming applications for Doctoral Fellowships subsidized by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). German and global competitors can apply for these partnerships.
Application Deadline: fifth April 2017
Qualified Countries: German and International nations
To be taken at (nation): The University of Potsdam, Germany
Qualified Fields of Study: Applicants must hold a Diploma or a Master’s degree in political and managerial sciences, human science or (public) administration. Recognition with authoritative research is of more advantage. In excellent cases, graduates with degrees from related fields might be considered.
About the Award: The Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences at the University of Potsdam calls for applications for its Research Training Group on “Wicked Problems, Contested Administrations: Knowledge, Coordination, Strategy” (WIPCAD). The WIPCAD research program depends on orderly interdisciplinary participation amongst political and managerial sciences, association studies, human science and open administration.
Sort: Fellowships, Doctoral, Research
Qualification: The accompanying criteria must be met with the end goal for candidates to be qualified for grant:
Candidates must hold a Diploma or a Master’s degree in political and regulatory sciences, humanism or (public) administration.
Recognition with hierarchical research is of more preference. In extraordinary cases, graduates with degrees from related fields might be considered.
Worldwide students with a non-German citizenship are firmly urged to apply.
The Faculty endeavors to expand the extent of ladies in the college and henceforth unequivocally urges ladies to apply.
Candidates with handicaps who are similarly qualified will be favored.
Grant beneficiaries will take an interest in workshops of the Faculty and compose their own particular thesis in English. Capability in English is required.
Choice Criteria: Key choice criteria are the nature of the PhD proposition, how well it falls in with the general topical motivation of the Research Training Group, its inventive potential, and its reasonable commitment to existing learning out in the public associations and organization.
Determination Process: DAAD grant holders will be distinguished by a two-stage strategy. In step one, suitable competitors are selected for a DAAD grant by WIPCAD as the facilitating program. In step two, the chosen people (2 for each place) present an online application with supporting documentation by means of the DAAD gateway and the DAAD determination board takes the choice.
Number of Awardees: 2
Estimation of Fellowship: Scholarship holders will get a month to month stipend from the “Graduate School Scholarship Program 17”. The grant contains:
a month to month stipend of EUR 1,000
a travel stipend in view of your nation of origin
a consolidated wellbeing, mischance and obligation insurance
a review and research stipend of EUR 460 every year
a lease and additionally family stipend, if relevant
Moreover, gifts for material expenses of EUR 1,000 every year are conceivable.
Span of Fellowship: The grant will be for up to a three-year time span, dependent upon the fruitful finishing of every year. Augmentation to a fourth year will be conceivable just in extraordinary and extremely all around established cases.
Instructions to Apply: Please present the accompanying reports in the Fellowship Webpage. Applications ought to be submitted through email by 5 April 2017 to:
Visit Fellowship Webpage for points of interest
Grant Provider: The University of Potsdam, Germany