Master,Phd Scholarship ZA, DAAD


Country: South Africa

Start Date: 2023-2024

Deadline: 11 July 2024

Award: Varies

NRF-DAAD In-Country Scholarships in South Africa

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Eligible Countries: Applicants from South Africa are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: Full-time Master’s and PhD students in South Africa in all fields of study at any South African university.
  • Admissible Criteria:
    • Applicants must be 30 (Masters) or 32 (PhD) years of age or younger in year of application.
    • The NRF minimum academic requirement for postgraduate funding is 65%.
    • A South African citizenship or a permanent South African residency is a requirement for the scholarship.

How to Apply:

  • The applicants must submit an online application through the application form.
  • Supporting Documents: Applicants have to submit the following documents-Hand-signed curriculum vitae.
  • Letter of admission for the host university/institution/ network.


  • Together with the National Research Foundation (NRF) in South Africa, the DAAD awards funding for Master and PhD degrees at South African Universities to South Africans citizens or permanent South African residents as part of its In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programme.



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