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Apply for the 2019/2020 Goethe Goes Global- Masters Scholarship

Brief Description

Goethe University’s Master Scholarship programme is a groundbreaking project, and unique in the academic landscape of Germany. The purpose of the scholarship is to foster students’ academic careers, to enable them to become involved in existing research projects and to actively support them during their Master’s degree studies.


  • A motivation form Please write about your prospective academic study plan and your academic ability. In addition, elaborate on your principle research interests.

  • A comprehensive CV Please submit it in tabular form.

  • Two recommendation forms They must be filled out by professors or other academic staff. It is not necessary for your referee to write a recommendation letter.


A monthly scholarship amount of €1,000 for the standard period of a master’s programme at Goethe-University (generally 2 years)

- Support and orientation from an experienced master's student buddy during your studies

- Access to seminars focusing on professional skills at our Graduate Academy, normally open only to PhD students and postdocs

- Access to an innovative research environment and networks that connect you with fellow scholarship holders and other advanced researchers

- Career support through Goethe University’s Research Support Office

Application deadline is August 31, 2019

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