DAAD, a public funded, self- governing organization of the institutions of higher education in Germany, promotes international academic exchange as well as educational co-operation with developing countries through a variety of funding and scholarship programmes.
The Collaborative Masters of Science in Agricultural and Applied Economics (CMAAE) programme of the African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) is run in a network of 17 participating universities in 12 countries in Eastern, Central and Southern Africa. The CMAAE PhD fellowship programme aims at building the staff capacity of network universities that may not have adequate capacity in teaching and research. The PhD should be in Agricultural Economics through coursework, research and thesis in sub-Saharan Africa among CMAAE accredited universities within East Africa (Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, and Ethiopia).
DAAD in cooperation with the CMAAE Programme of AERC, is offering up to five (5) in-country, inregion scholarships for the Master of Science Programme in Agricultural and Applied Economics and eight (8) PhD scholarships in Agricultural and Applied Economics. The objective of this cooperation is to support the national and regional postgraduate training programme offered by AERC.
Read more: DAAD-CMAA MSc PhD Scholarships 2018-19
Deadline: Not later than February 20, 2018.