Scholarships at GJU
Welcome to the scholarship section of the International Office. On the following pages, you will find all information on current calls for non-GJU scholarship applications, as well as on our regular GJU scholarship programs. For questions and suggestions, please refer to the contact person stated below. For specific inquiries concerning for the different programs, please contact the responsible coordinators.
Current Information on Scholarship Programs
Last updated: 19.05.2020
A full-time PhD Student Scholarship opportunity for Jordanian nationality or citizenship
The KIOS Research and Innovation Center of Excellence (KIOS CoE) of the University of Cyprus, announces one full-time PhD Student Scholarship to individuals with Jordanian nationality or citizenship. The KIOS CoE operates within the University of Cyprus, in collaboration with Imperial College London.
The selected student will be enrolled in either the Electrical Engineering or the Computer Engineering PhD program of the University of Cyprus and will conduct her/his research at the facilities of the KIOS Center of Excellence, within the University of Cyprus in Nicosia, Cyprus. The thematic areas of the KIOS Center of Excellence include: Control systems, computational intelligence and machine learning, autonomous systems, optimization, networks, embedded and real-time systems hardware and software, fault diagnosis, cyber-security, reliability, resiliency and fault tolerance, cyber-physical systems, Internet of Things, dependable integrated systems, intelligent transportation systems, water networks, power and energy systems, and telecommunication networks. Motivated candidates with strong mathematical and/or algorithm development backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.
For more information about Duties and Responsibilities, Qualifications and Application see the following poster.
All applications should be submitted by Thursday, 10th September 2020.
MS in Business Analytics, MS in Finance Scholarships
We would like to inform you about scholarship/internship programs by corporate donors at Central European University, as these could be interesting for Bachelor’s students looking for Master’s programs.
There will be 10-15 awards, for candidates for our full-time MS in Business Analytics and MS in Finance programs for 2020-2021:
Thanks to a generous new donation from BlackRock we have reopened applications for all three programs:
- Future of Big Data: Offered by a London boutique investment firm; up to 100% scholarship, mentoring, a possible internship in London
- Morgan Stanley: Paid internship possibly leading to a full-time job, up to 60% scholarship
- Women in Technology: Offered by BlackRock; up to 100% scholarship, mentoring, possible internship leading to a full-time job.
The application deadline is extended to May 1 2020; Applicants without GMAT/GRE scores can take CEU’s online test after applying. Applicants must have a quant background, e.g. economics, statistics, science, computer science, engineering. The programs are based in Budapest with study trips to Vienna. They are designed to allow students to enter an internship or job at any time.
Kindly, see the (poster here) or the links below with your graduating students and alumni?
CEU is a U.S. university also accredited in Hungary and Austria with campuses in Budapest and Vienna. In Economics, it is ranked #101-150 by ARWU Shanghai Ranking and #151-200 by QS. The MS in Business Analytics and MS in Finance is ranked #50 and #89, respectively, in the QS Business Masters Rankings 2019.
Application period for Green Talents award 2020 now open
an invitation to the fully funded two-week Science Forum in October 2020, consisting of
- visits to leading German sustainability facilities, institutions and companies with exclusive insights into their leading-edge research and projects,
- individual appointments with German experts of your choice to discuss possibilities for upcoming joint research and cooperation efforts,
- networking opportunities at the award ceremony in Berlin with participating Green Talents alumni,
- a fully funded research stay of up to three months at an institution of your choice in Germany in2021,
- exclusive access to the distinguished Green Talents alumni network.
The Green Talents programme has been hosted by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research since 2009. It is held under the patronage of the German Minister of Education and Research, Ms Anja Karliczek. Honouring 25 young international researchers each year, the initiative has successfully fostered the global exchange of innovative green ideas within the field of sustainability. To this day, 257 outstanding scientists from 69 countries have been awarded for their tremendous achievements to making their communities, countries and societies more sustainable.
Eligible to apply are master students, PhD students, postdocs, as well as young professionals, with no more than three years of professional work experience.
(excluding professional work experiences gained within the scope of an academic degree) and a strong focus on sustainable development. Applicants must prove excellent command of English and above-average grades. Furthermore, only applications from non-German citizens or residents can be considered.
For more information please refer to www.greentalents.de where both the competition flyer and the announcement ,(Arabic version), as well as the award trailer, are accessible and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.
Deadline for submission: 19 May 2020, 2 p.m. CEST.
Please note: Due to the current situation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, changes may occur on short notice. Please check our website www.greentalents.de regularly for the latest updates.
Cross Culture Fellowship Program 2020 - Call for Application
We are happy to inform you that our call for “CrossCulture Synergy – Networking Civil Societies” is now open!
With its CrossCulture Programme (CCP), ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen) is working in partnership with the Federal Foreign Office to build strong civil society networks between Germany and the world. Since 2005, young professionals from the fields of culture, education, science, arts and media have benefited from the opportunities provided by work-related stays either in Germany or in CCP partner countries.
CCP Synergy programme supports civil society organisations from Germany and from a partner country of the CrossCulture Programme to work together on a joint initiative and create lasting networks.
Funding for short stays, from 7 to 30 days, is provided for two cooperating organisations. Aims of the cooperation can be the development and the expansion of joint initiatives, projects, publications or events.
In case of a successful application, the joint initiative will receive a grant of 4,500 euros (i.e., 2,250 euros for each participating organisation).
To apply, please fill out and submit both the application form and the calculation of costs, to crossculture(at)ifa.de. Please use our corresponding forms; otherwise your application might not be taken into consideration.
For more information please visit: https://www.ifa.de/en/fundings/ccp-synergy/
Should you have any further queries, do not hesitate to contact us at: crossculture(at)ifa.de.
Application deadline for CCP Synergy 2020 is 22 March
Scholarships for Study and Research in Germany
The Konrad Adenauer Stiftung awards scholarships to international students of the MENA region to study at one of the over 400 universities in Germany. The scholarship program is aimed at international students and graduates who have acquired a university degree and who intend to complete postgraduate or master studies, doctoral studies or a research fellowship of at least three semesters at a university in Germany.
The standard funding periods are two years (Master) respectively three years (PhD). Apart from the monthly scholarship (for Master students 850 Euro per month, for PhD students 1.200 Euro per month) our scholars obtain access to a worldwide network of over 14.000 alumni, a broad seminar program and personal mentoring.
For more info please visit the below website or see necessary documents:
Please send your complete application by April 26th, 2020 to:
Short term study grants in the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia for students from the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Call 2020
The government of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia decided again to continue with the scholarship program for students from the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in 2020. This program is now offered in its 11th year! It has become a success story in the last years. Till now more than 60 students from selected Jordanian Universities came to North Rhine-Westphalia.
The program is being implemented by the Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, who works on behalf of the state government of NRW as the program coordination office.
The program offers short-term scholarships for students in master degree and Ph.D. programs from selected Jordanian universities wishing to pursue studies and research in NRW.
Studies are offered amongst others in the following fields:
- Chemistry, Information and Social Sciences;
- Medicine and Life Sciences;
- Engineering and Architecture, Physics.
Please read carefully the following documents ;
- More details about the scholarship program Call 2020
- Scholarship places at institutions of higher education in North Rhine-Westphalia
- How to Apply for the scholarship
- Application form
Please be aware of the deadline for application: 29 February 2020!
GERMAN LANGUAGE SUMMER COURSE SCHOLARSHIPS 2018
New information will be available around May 2020.
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS - ERASMUS +
GERMAN YEAR SCHOLARSHIPS
No application needed. Scholarship recipients are informed approximately 1-2 months
after the start of their German Year. Click here for more information.