Application Requirements

Application Requirements

  1. Application Data Sheet (please note: applications missing this document will not be processed)
  2. Cover Sheet
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. M.A. proposal including topic, research question, short overview of the relevant literature, theoretical approach, research design and methodology, time plan for field research and connection to "Decent Work" (5 pages)
  5. Recommendation letter from the supervisor
  6. Travel insurance that includes medical emergency, repatriation and associated expenses (after acceptance for scholarship)

There are three yearly application deadlines: 1st of March, 1st of June and 1st of October (extended to 31 October 2018). Applications with all necessary documents must be submitted per E-Mail on time to: Birgit Felmeden, Executive Manager

Please note that students applying for an M.A. Thesis Research Grant are themselves responsible of acquiring sufficient information on the country they will be travelling to, including questions of vaccination prior  to their departure.

For instance, see the homepage of the Federal Foreign Office.

German applicants are advised to register on "Elefand"!