Deadline:

15th July 2019.

Location:

Germany.

(Partially Funded)

Description

Doctoral Scholarship from the Yousef Jameel Scholarship Fund for Natural Scientists from Developing Nations-Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

With support of the Yousef Jameel Scholarship Fund Humboldt-Universität annually awards two scholarships to doctoral candidates in the natural science fields.

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The support of junior researchers is a major topic at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. At the Research Service Centre the University coordinate the Yousef Jameel Scholarships and some other scholarship to support.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Informatics.
  • Computer Science.
  • Mathematics.
  • Biology.
  • Bio-medicine.
  • Chemistry.
  • Physics.
  • Geography.
  • Agricultural Science.
  • Phytopharmacy.
  • Drug Development.
  • Sustainable/ecologic (Desert) Agriculture.
  • Renewable & sustainable Energy Production.

For more information about the special focus areas check the link.

Required Languages

English, German.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, COMOROS, TURKEY.

Program Period

The scholarships are awarded for a period of three years and commence on October, 1.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Applicants must hold an academic degree and fulfill the requirements necessary for admission to a doctoral program at the appropriate Humboldt-Universität faculty. The applicant must obtain admission to a doctoral program (Promotionszulassung) before the scholarship’s starting date.
  • Very good written and spoken English as well as good German communications skills are required.
  • Applications will be considered from students of Arab countries and Turkey who credibly demonstrate their intent to return.
  • To increase the proportion of women at the university, applications from qualified women are particularly encouraged. Disabled persons will receive preference, assuming equal qualifications.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • The stipend awarded is 1340 Euros per month,plus materials expense.

How to Apply

First Step: The application Materials are the following:

  • A cover letter detailing the intended field of study of the doctoral program, as well as the motivation of the applicant.
  • A CV and list of publications, if applicable.
  • An expose including a detailed work plan for the three-year scholarship period (maximum ten pages).
  • Copies of academic records and references from previous employers, with certified German translations if necessary.
  • An evaluation from the applicant’s PhD. supervisor of the Humboldt-Universität.
  • Research proposal (max. 10 pages).
  • 1/2 page abstract.
  • 1 page personal statement of purpose.
  • 2 letters of recommendation (1 written by a professor who is the supervisor of the PhD-student at Humboldt Universität).

Second Step: Send Applications and Questions to:

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Research Service Centre

Yousef Jameel Scholarship

Unter den Linden 610099 Berlin

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This Scholarship Published by:
Hesham Galal / Egypt

Reviewed by “ Sara Issam / Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team