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Apply For The 2019/2020 TU Delft Sub-Saharan Africa Summer School for Young Africans By April 30

Brief Description

The Summer School combines spatial planning, urban design and environmental technology to tackle issues of sustainability, climate adaptation and water management in urban environments. It invites students to understand the theories and practices that bring together water management, urban sustainability and spatial justice and to apply the knowledge acquired in the elaboration of a vision and a spatial plan and design for an area in the city of The Hague in The Netherlands.


  • A round-trip ticket between your country of origin and Amsterdam. The ticket will be organised and bought by TU Delft upon selection of the candidate and the granting of a Dutch visa.

  • The fees for the Summer School (400 euros) will be waived.

  • A small amount of pocket money, enough for meals and transport during 20 days in the Netherlands.

  • Accommodation during  your stay (you might be housed with a TU Delft student during the period of the Summer School).


This scholarship is intended for passport holders of countries in Sub-Saharan Africa between 22 and 28 years of age, studying in the following areas:

  • Architecture

  • Urban design

  • Spatial planning (town, urban and regional planning)

  • Environmental engineering

  • Water engineering

  • Urban law and management

  • Political sciences

  • Public administration

  • Areas that have a close relationship with planning and design of sustainable cities and communities.

Deadline is April 30, 2019

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