The Afro-Asiatisches Institut Graz (Afro-Asian Institute Graz) is delighted to invite applications for the Afro-Asian Institute Scholarships Programme for 2017/18 academic year. The scholarship is open to students from Africa, Asia and Latin America interested in development policy. The winning students will be excempted from the tuition fees. Other benefits will also be given. The deadline is 31 May 2017.
Afro-Asiatisches Institut Graz (Afro-Asian Institute Graz) offers the scholarship programme of the AAI Graz . The Scholarship Programme (formerly, One World Scholarships Program) is directed at students from developing countries at Austrian Universities and Universities of applied sciences. The Afro-Asian Institute Scholarships Programme is meant to contribute to the peaceful coexistence of people from different regions and countries of origin by enhancing equal opportunities, dialogue, intercultural know-how and partnership. It promotes the development of capacities in the countries of the developing world and promotes their own expert and innovation potential.
- The Scholarship Programme is conceived as a comprehensive programme, which will comprise scholarships, study-accompanying measures and tutoring, study-accompanying training, supporting reintegration and follow up-contacts. Recipients of the scholarships are exempt from tuition fees.
- In addition to the scholarships, the AAI will also hand out general benefits (e.g. for learning aids, visa fees) and allowances for the costs of the university preparation programme to students in need from southern countries. The monthly allowance amounts between 500 and 550 Euro.
Level and Area of Studies
Masters degrees level, doctoral degrees level and training programmes in diversity fields.
Place of Study
At all approved Universities and Universities of applied sciences in Austria
Eligibility and Criteria
The scholarship programme is available to students from Africa, Asia and Latin America interested in development policy and who have come to Austria upon their own initiative in order to complete their education in Austria.
The scholarship is open to the citizens of Africa, Asia and Latin America.
The application form can be obtained from the link below.
31 May 2017