2017/18 DAAD Scholarships for Artists and Filmmakers (Fully-funded) to Study in Germany

DAAD offer graduates the opportunity to continue their education in Germany with a postgraduate or continuing course of study. The scholarships also promote the exchange of experience and networking amongst colleagues

As a rule, scholarships for attendance of a course of extension studies are awarded to applicants who have exhausted the training possibilities available to them in their home country and have – as far as possible – concluded these studies with an appropriate degree. No more than six years should generally have passed between the time they gained their degree and the time of this application.

Applicants who have been residents in Germany for longer than one year at the time of application cannot be considered.

Type: Short courses/Training

Offered Annually

Duration of Program: Study scholarships are generally awarded for one academic year. In individual cases and upon application, scholarships may be extended.

Number of Awards: Not specified

Award Providers: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

To Be Taken At (Country): Germany         

Value of Award: The DAAD will pay a monthly scholarship of 750 Euros. As a rule, the scholarship additionally includes certain payments towards health insurance cover in Germany. In addition, the DAAD generally will pay an appropriate flat-rate travel allowance, unless these costs are covered by the home country or by another funding source. Furthermore, the DAAD will pay a study allowance and, where appropriate, a rent subsidy and family allowance                                                                                                                                                                                                  
How to Apply:                                                                                                                                                              

  • Applications need to be submitted online.
  • In addition,special leaflets for the fields of Fine Art, Design and Film, for Music and for Drama, Direction,           Dance and Choreography provide information on aspects such as the work samples (portfolio) which                  applicants need to submit.

  • The DAAD will not consider incomplete applications!

Visit the Program Webpage for Details

Application Deadline: 31st October, 2017


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