IMU/CDC Graduate Research Assistantships in Developing Countries (GRAID) Program in Germany

Students will receive full-time study and a monthly stipend for a Master or Ph.D. A bachelor’s degree in mathematics and he will be supported extra by adding his research to an international mathematician.


  • Applications Deadline: March 15, 2019
  • Course Level: The grant is open for graduate, Ph.D., and Master program.
  • Study Subject: The sponsorship will be awarded in the field of mathematics.
  • Award: The amount of the stipend per graduate research assistant should not exceed USD 3,500 per year.
  • The exact amount will be decided by the GRAID Committee on a case-by-case basis depending on the local cost of living. One Team can apply for up to 3 graduate research assistantships.
  • The following costs can be covered by the stipend:
    • Accommodation expenses of the graduate research assistant
    • Basic living expenses
  • Nationality: Developing countries are eligible to apply.
  • Number of Awards: Not Known
  • The award can be taken in Germany


To be eligible, the applicants must be following all the given criteria:

  • Eligible Countries: The studentships are available to students from Developing
  • Entrance Requirements: The Program provides research assistantships to graduate – Ph.D. and Master – students of emerging research groups working in a developing country listed in Priority 1 or 2 of the IMU CDC Definition of Developing Countries.

Application Procedure:

The following documents have to be uploaded during the application process:

  • A short CV of the PI and a short CV of the International Partner,
  • A narrative Collaboration Proposal (not to exceed 3 pages) based on the already existing contacts between PI and International Partner. It must contain the following:
    • The proposal should describe their professional relationship, the research group the PI hopes to foster, the number of D. and/or Master students they hope to support and a summary of their vision for the training of these students.
    • The research plan.
    • An itemized budget for the requested support.
    • The proposal should be signed by PI and International Partner.
  • A reference letter, from the International Partner supporting the application, to be uploaded by the International Partner on receipt of an email requesting him/her to do so.

How to Apply: To apply for the opportunity , the applicants must submit an online application through the given link:

Scholarship Link

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