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News from Sep 06, 2016

CAll for Applications  1 Scholarship for Doctoral Studies in the „Languages and Cultures of the Silk Road“ Program

The Graduate School Scholarship Program (GSSP) of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is offering one doctoral scholarship to research and complete a doctorate in the “Languages and Cultures of the Silk Road” program at the Berlin Graduate School of Ancient Studies (BerGSAS). We welcome applications from highly qualified graduates from the fields of Central Asian studies, Iranian studies, Turkology, Central and East Asian Archaeology. Candidates must hold a Master's degree, or equivalent degree, in one of the aforementioned subjects or be very close to completion. The scholarship is available from October 2017 for three or four years (subject to a satisfactory annual progress review).

The call is open only to applicants

  • who are not German citizens
  • who have not resided in Germany continuously for longer than 15 months as of the application deadline their last final exam (Master Degree) should have taken place no longer than six years ago

In accordance with DAAD guidelines, doctoral scholarship holders receive a basic monthly stipend of 1,000 Euros, a travel allowance, a combined health, accident and liability insurance policy, allowances for study and research and, where applicable, rent and family allowances, as well as financial support for a pre-sessional language course.

Application process
Candidates must send their application before December 1, 2016 to application@berliner-antike-kolleg.

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