Hilde Domin Program for Students at Risk by DAAD


With the scholarship program "Hilde Domin Program", the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) offers students and doctoral candidates at risk worldwide a perspective to take up or continue their studies in Germany. Support is provided to students who are formally or de facto denied the right to education in their country of origin.


Students and doctoral candidates nominated and accepted under the programme will be enrolled in degree courses of any personal subject choice and according to individual qualifications and receive a scholarship sufficient to cover the necessary costs incurred in the course of their study resp. research stay.

The long-term goal of the scholarship programme is to enable students and doctoral candidates to complete their higher education studies resp. research project in a secure environment, in order to be able to contribute towards meaningful political, economic as well as social development in their countries of origin (respectively in Germany or third countries) upon completion of their studies in Germany.

For further information please consult the DAAD-Website.