DAAD-Information Centre Ethiopia
A new intake of AFRIKA KOMMT! - An initiative of German Industry for Future Leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa.
At the heart of the one-year program is an eight-month internship in one of the participating companies in Germany, giving the African participants the great opportunity to gain first-hands experience in management practice in a leading German company.
Currently, suitable candidates are invited to apply to the sixth program cycle of AFRIKA KOMMT! running from 2016 – 2018. Applications can be submitted until 03.02.2017 only through the website www.afrika-kommt.de.
We would be very grateful if you could support the initiative AFRIKA KOMMT! by distributing this information to suitable contacts and potentially interested candidates you might know.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.
Many thanks in advance and best regards,
Abteilung Deutschland, Europa
Programm AFRIKA KOMMT!
Deutsche Gesellschaft für
Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
T + 49 211 8689 135
Call for Applications : Ethio German Home Grown PhD Program
The Ethiopian Ministry of Education in collaboration with the DAAD announced the Second intake of scholarships in the framework of the Ethio- German Home Grown PhD Program. Up to 40 scholarships are available. Applicants from the listed Ethiopian universities shall apply before 31.12.2016.
Call for Application: University of Hohenheim and Univ. of Siegen
The International Food Security Network Seminar takes place from March 12 to March 19, followed by the joint participation of the 3rd International Congress Hidden Hunger, March 20-22. The overall objective of the seminar is the preparation of Germany Alumni to contribute to the development of measures against hidden hunger using interdisciplinary approaches. Participation at the International Food Security Network Seminar qualifies Germany Alumni for an active participation at the 3rd International Congress Hidden Hunger - both methodologically and scientifically.
German-African Innovation Incentive Award (“GAIIA”)
The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) announced the first call for the German-African Innovation Incentive Award (“GAIIA”). The award aims to strengthen innovative research in Africa, bolster its effect locally and at the same time consolidate German-African partnerships. It will be presented to an African researcher and his or her respective German cooperation partner. The award will be granted for an existing achievement and will make it possible to develop a follow-up project with which the partners can advance their research findings with a view to future commercial exploitation. The prize money amounts to 150,000 euros.
Please find the call text and contact persons here: http://internationales-buero.de/en/4453.php
You can also access the full announcement hier.
German Research Foundation: Call for Proposals: German African Cooperation Projects in Infectiology
The German Research Foundation (DFG) calls for joint research projects betweeen scientists in Germany and Africa investigating infectious diseases and their societal implications. Please click here to access the full announcement.
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