South African-German Centre for Development Research (SA-GER CDR) is awarding Master and PhD scholarships for Sub-Sahara African students. Scholarships are designed for those planning a career in the field of Development Studies, Public Administration and Public Policy economic. The application deadline is 15 July, 2016.

Brief Description: Within the framework of cooperating in masters and PhD programmes, the aim of the African Excellence Centre at UWC in Cape Town is to prepare the next generation of leaders to meet the typical economic, social and political berlinchallenges arising from the development process.

Eligibility: Applicants should have an outstanding academic record – at least 70% for last degree.

Award Includes: Monthly allowances of 650 Euro plus travel allowances for master candidates and 900 Euro plus travel allowances for PhD candidates.

Study Program: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters and PhD programme.

Study Major: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Development Studies, Public Administration, Public Policy.

Host Organization: The University of the Western Cape (UWC), Cape Town, South Africa

Number of Awards: Not Known

National/International Students: Applicants from Sub-Sahara Africa (Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Ghana, Cote ‘lvoire, Gabon, Benin, Mozambique, Senegal, Togo, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Angola, Djibouti, Sudan, Burundi, Botswana, Madagascar, South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Mauritius, Cameroon, DR Congo, Somalia, Nigeria, Gambia, Comoros, Republic of Congo, Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde) can apply for these scholarships.

Governing Body: South African-German Centre for Development Research (SA-GER CDR)

Application Procedure: All applicants have to fill in an online application form.

Submission Deadline: The closing date for application is 15 July, 2016.

For more details visit the official site.