You can apply for the scholarship programme 2 of KAAD if you:
come from a developing or emerging country in Africa, Asia, the Middle East or Latin America
are already studying at a German University and you are still studying for at least 10 months
want to acquire a master’s degree or a PhD at a German university (applicants for master programs may present their documents as early as during the final semester of their bachelor programs)
are a Catholic Christian (or – particularly for candidates from the Middle East – belong to another Christian denomination). Candidates from other religions can apply if they are proposed by Catholic partners and can prove their commitment to interreligious dialogue.
possess German language skills (at least general communication level)
What does KAAD expect from you?
Above-average performance in studies and research
The orientation of your studies or research towards permanent reintegration in your home region (otherwise the scholarship is turned into a loan),
Religious and social commitment (activities) and willingness to inter-religious dialogue.
The selection board meets twice a year. The particular deadlines for the application can be enquired at your KHG/KSG.