Applications are invited for Fully Funded Heinz-Kühn-Foundation Scholarships at University of Innsbruck in Austria. Application is open for International Students to pursue Masters degree in 2018-2019 academic year.

The aim of this scholarships is to encourage and support academically able and talented students.

Deadline:30 November 2017
Study in:
Providers:Heinz-Kühn-Foundation
Course Level:Training Course
Field of Study:Journalism

Benefits for Heinz-Kühn-Foundation Scholarships:

  • Scholarship holders get
  • a lump-sum contribution towards living expenses in the host country (with scholarship payments covering training and living expenses in the host country);
  • a lump-sum allowance for flight and travelling expenses (the foundation pays a return air ticket for candidates from abroad);
  • an allowance to cover costs of research materials (e.g. literature);
  • an allowance for trips within the host country; and,
  • (If necessary, for scholarship holders from abroad) a German language course of up to four months at the Düsseldorf or Bonn based Goethe-Institute.

In the lead up to the scholarship and throughout the duration of the scholarship, the Heinz-Kühn-Foundation will provide support.

Eligibility for Heinz-Kühn-Foundation Scholarships:

Eligible Countries: Young journalists from North-Rhine-Westphalia and developing countries are eligible for a scholarship.

Entrance Requirements: Young journalists from North-Rhine-Westphalia and developing countries are eligible for a scholarship if they satisfy the following requirements:

  • Have a keen interest in development issues;
  • have already gained substantial professional experience in journalism (a completed college education is desirable);
  • Are not older than 35 years of age; and,
  • Have a good command of the official language of their host country (candidates from abroad must at least have a basic knowledge of the German language).

English Language Requirements: Have a good command of the official language of their host country (candidates from abroad must at least have a basic knowledge of the German language).

 


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