GEAS General Training Programme and PhD Fellowships in Germany 2017

GEAS General Training Programme and PhD Fellowships 2017

Graduate School of East Asian Study invites applications for GEAS General Training Programme and PhD Fellowships in Germany and applications are submitted till 15th January 2017.
Graduate School of East Asian Study is offering up to twelve PhD fellowships to analyze the institutional environment of social, political, cultural and economic actors in the East Asian region
Fellowships will initially be granted for one year, and contingent upon a positive evaluation after each year of study, fellowships will be extended for another year

Benefits (Value/ Inclusions):

Award No: There are total twelve fellowships available
Scholarship Duration: Fellowships will initially be granted for one year, and contingent upon a positive evaluation after each year of study, fellowships will be extended for another year. The fellowship may be granted for a maximum of three years
School (Institutions/ Country): Germany
Level: Training programme
Funded By: Graduate School of East Asian Study (GEAS), Germany

Eligibility Criteria

Successful GEAS General Training Programme and PhD Fellowships applicants will have an above average master’s degree in either area studies (Chinese Studies, Japanese Studies, Korean Studies) or a discipline represented at the Graduate School (Political Science, Social and Cultural Anthropology, Business, Economics, Law, History, Cultural Studies, Humanities, Theatre Studies, Environmental Policy) with a focus on East Asia
The language of instruction is English. Successful candidates will also show proof of language skills in an East Asian Language (Chinese, Japanese, or Korean) at a level of B2 (CEFR) or higher

Scholarship Application Method

Applications to GEAS will be submitted online. Applications should include a CV, a letter of academic interest, a brief outline of the prospective dissertation topic (maximum 6 pages), a schedule for the dissertation, and copies of certificates of your relevant degrees and language skills
For questions on admission and the online portal, please also consult the Admission FAQ.  - See more at www.scholarshipsbar.com

Important Dates

Scholarship Applications are due on 15th January 2017