The Kassem family signing the donation agreement with the DAAD-Stiftung

The Prof. Mahfouz Kassem scholarship is a programme awarded by the DAAD-Stiftung in order to finance short-term scholarships for young Egyptian scientists in Germany.

The target group of this scholarship are researchers enrolled in PhD programmes, young Post-Doctoral candidates irrespective of affiliation as well as Master students in the field of pharmacy. The scholarship may be awarded for a period from one to three months.

The call for application will be opened on the 15th of October 2019 , as well as the announcement of its requirements and procedures .

The scholarship shall enable advanced postgraduate students and young scientists who have research in a field relevant to the pharmaceutical industry in Egypt to pursue part of their research at German universities, archives, libraries or research institutes.

Awarding Ceremony for the First Scholar of Prof. Mahfouz Kassem Scholarship


For more information about the scholarship, click here.

The DAAD-Stiftung is an unincorporated, independent foundation which operates under the trusteeship of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). It is committed to advancing a charitable purpose – namely, supporting worldwide academic and artistic exchange and promoting international higher education cooperation.