GERSS Awarding Ceremony
GERSS Awarding Ceremony

The German Egyptian Research Short term Scholarship GERSS is a programme jointly funded by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MHESR) and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in order to finance short term scholarships for young Egyptian scientists in Germany.

The target group of the programme are researchers enrolled in MSc, PhD programmes 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  next call for application is expected on 15th of January 2018.

For more information about the programme regulations and timeline, please refer to this link:

For inquiries and general information, kindly register for one of the following sessions:

Session Date Time
GERSS Webinar 15.01.18 10:00-12:00
GERSS individual counselling 18.01.18 14:00-16:00
GERSS individual counselling 24.01.18 14:00-16:00
GERSS information session 30.01.18 15:00 - 17:00
GERSS Webinar 08.02.18 10:00-12:00
GERSS individual counselling 15.02.18 14:00-16.00
GERSS Webinar

Follow the webinar here.

22.02.18 10.00-12.00
GERSS individual counselling 28.02.18 14:00-16.00
GERSS information session 08.03.18 14:00-16:00
GERSS individual counselling 14.03.18 14:00-16:00
GERSS information session 25.03.18 14:00-16:00
GERSS individual counselling 11.04.18 14:00-16:00
GERSS Webinar 19.04.18 10.00-12:00
GERSS individual counselling 29.04.18 14:00-16:00
GERSS individual counselling 09.05.18 14:00-16:00

Please book your appointment via the DAAD appointment portal under this link: