Funding programmes for alumni from A to Z

Alumni funding

Networking and lifelong learning are fundamental for enabling foreign alumni, as experts, decision-makers and partners abroad, to remain in touch with Germany for the purposes of German development cooperation. Former scholarship holders from developing countries can make use of professional development courses to update their specialist knowledge and benefit from international academic exchange.

Alumni Programme for Supporting and Integrating International Alumni

DAAD

The DAAD supports higher education institutions in Germany by offering suitable programmes and initiatives to strengthen the ties of international alumni to German universities and to Germany as a whole.

More

Scientific Literature Programme

DAAD/Norbert Hüttermann

Former one-year scholarship holders of all disciplines from developing countries and from the countries of Southeastern and Eastern Europe can apply once a year for specialist literature to help them advance their academic knowledge and qualifications.

More

Small Equipment Programme

DAAD/Norbert Hüttermann

One-year scholarship holders from developing countries and from the countries of Southeastern and Eastern Europe, especially those from the fields of engineering, technology and science and from the agricultural and forestry sciences, can apply for a grant towards for purchase of small equipment and materials.

More

Equipment/Material Support for Universities in Developing Countries

DAAD/Norbert Hüttermann

In order to support and strengthen university partnerships, the Material Support programme funds equipment university infrastructure in developing countries.

More

Re-Invitations for Former Postgraduate Course Scholarship Holders

DAAD/Norbert Hüttermann

The DAAD can invite former foreign scholarship holders of the Development-Related Postgraduate Courses to a study visit in Germany for up to three months.

More

Seminars for Professionals and Managerial Staff from Developing and Newly Industrialised Countries

Zentrum für Entwicklungsforschung

The seminars for professionals and managerial staff from developing and newly industrialised countries contribute significantly to the development of intercultural skills, professional networking, and active participation in development cooperation.

More

Alumni Special Projects for Germany Alumni from Developing Countries

DAAD/Michael Jordan

In the Alumni Special Projects programme professionals from developing countries who have been trained in Germany have the opportunity to come into contact with German representatives from academia and business at important trade fairs and conferences.

More

Alumniportal Deutschland

APD

Germany alumni can cultivate and strengthen contact with one another, as well as organisations, universities and companies. Register now!

More