Application is invited to apply for Hertie School Germany New Perspectives Scholarship 2023. This is a fully funded scholarship program for international students. The Hertie School student body is characterized by excellence and diverse perspectives.
Interdisciplinary education is at the heart of the Hertie School’s teaching. Science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM), and economics play a significant role in informing good governance and decision-making around the world.
The New Perspectives Scholarship is aimed at students with a STEM or economics undergraduate degree who wish to combine their previous training with the tools and knowledge necessary for effective policymaking in all sectors or careers in the international arena.
Hertie School Germany Scholarship
- Coverage: Fully Funded 36,500 euros
- University: Hertie School Germany
- Degree: Masters
- Country: Germany
- Deadline: 1 February 2023
The following subject is available to study under this scholarship program.
- Public Policy
- International Affairs
- Data Science for Public Policy
The Hertie School is a German private, independent graduate school for governance located in Berlin’s Friedrichstraße. It is a public policy school accredited to confer masters and doctoral degrees. New Perspectives International Scholarship provides the following benefits:
- This scholarship is available for the Master of Public Policy, Master of International Affairs, or Master of Data Science for Public Policy
- Open to applicants of all nationalities
- One full scholarship worth 36,500 euros
Who is it for?
All applicants are motivated to pair their STEM background with training in public policy or international affairs in order to effect positive change in any sector.
How to apply
First, submit a standard application to the MPP, MIA, or MDS program.
Additionally, write a brief letter of motivation (max. 900 words), create a photo essay (max. 5 pages), or make a short video (max. 2 minutes) elaborating on the following:
Please identify a specific social or political problem that you would like to solve and explain how a degree in public policy or international affairs, together with your prior education and professional experience, would help you do so.
Additionally, propose a solution and/or analyze why previously proposed solutions failed to solve the social or political problem that you have identified.
The additional motivation material should be sent to grad-admissions[at]hertie-school[dot]org after a standard application has been submitted.
Interested applicants should submit their applications and motivation statements before 1 February. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.
For more information please check the official source.