The following requirements must be fulfilled:
The following wording can be used for this assurance in the endorsement letter:
“Our institute supports the participation of Mr/Mrs/Dr __________________ in the GIBACHT fellowship and will release (him/her) from work for the three GIBACHT workshops, which will take place from 8 to 12 April 2019, 15 to 19 July 2019 and 14 to 18 October 2019."
Advanced proficiency in English is required for all participants, for example: TOEFL Paper 550, TOEFL Computer 213, TOEFL Internet 79–80, IELTS 6.0, native speaker, or completed higher education in English (with written proof). For applicants without proof of English proficiency, we intend to conduct phone interviews.
Internet access is required for the e-learning modules.
Successful completion of the programme will be certified only after:
As spaces are limited, a two-stage selection procedure will be applied:
In order to apply for participation in the programme, please submit
Please submit the application form and requested documents in the online portal at:
Application deadline is 31 October 2018, midnight Central European Time.
Acceptance to the programme is subject to the approval from the German Federal Foreign office. Women are strongly encouraged to apply.
Only electronic applications submitted through the online portal will be accepted. Please do not send hardcopy applications by mail. Incomplete applications will NOT be considered.