The Bayer Fellowship Program targets students and apprentices in scientific and medical disciplines to support the next generation of researchers and teachers from Africa as they engage in “Science for a Better Life”.
Application Deadline: 18th July, 2017.
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: Egypt, South Africa and Kenya
To be taken at (country): Germany
Fields of Studies:
- Life Sciences
- Agro Sciences
- Biology and Chemistry Educators
About the Award: The program “Talents for Africa” is aimed at German students and young professionals with up to two years of work experience who would like to do a study project or gain practical work experience in Africa. It is also open to students in Africa who would like to study, research or complete an internship in Germany. Students and young professionals with credentials in the subjects listed above can apply.
Offered Since: Not known
- All applicants should have a high level of commitment, dedication and an innovative project plan.
- Applications are invited from
- students and young professionals from Germany who wish to pursue a project abroad or
- students and young professionals from abroad who wish to pursue a project in Germany.
Number of Awardees: Not specified
Value of Scholarship: The financing generally covers the cost of living, travel expenses and project costs. Each applicant is asked to set up an individual cost schedule to be approved by the Foundation Council.
Duration of Scholarship: Duration of Program
How to Apply: The following application documents are required for the Talents for Africa scholarship:
- Confirmation letter from host institute/university
- A description of the project (duration of 2-12 months) with financial plan within the timeline of September 2016 to August 2017. The project can consist of
special study courses, laboratory assignments, research projects, summer classes, internships, Master’s or PhD programs.
- Most recent transcripts
- Any additional documents that would enhance the application
- Photo (passport or job application photo)
Award Provider: The Bayer Fellowship Program