GERSS – German Egyptian Research Short-Term Scholarship

This is a reminder of the call for the German Egyptian Research Short Term Scholarship GERSS for the academic year 2018 / 2019.

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GERSS is a program jointly funded by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Researches (MHESR) and the German Academic Exchange Service, Bonn (DAAD) in order to finance short term scholarships for young Egyptian scientists in Germany. The target group of the program are researchers enrolled in MSc, PhD programs and young Post-Doctoral candidates. The scholarships may be awarded for a period from three to six months.

The scholarship shall enable advanced graduate students and young scientists to pursue part of their master’s, doctoral or post-doctoral research in a specific research project at German universities, archives, libraries or research institutes.

The GERSS program is announced once a year. The call for application is running as of the 15th of January 2018 and the deadline will be on 15th of May 2018.

The application should be submitted online through the DAAD portal and 1 hard copy of the application summary should be submitted by post to the DAAD Cairo office in Zamalek. For more information, please refer to the following link:

For inquiries, please contact Ms. Dina Essam.
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