Copernicus Berlin Invites for International Scholarship Program (due to 15 December)

Copernicus Berlin invites undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate students to participate in the International Scholarship Program (IES) competition for a scholarship to study at the Free University of Berlin (Freie Universität Berlin, FU Berlin, FUB) or Humboldt University Berlin (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, HU Berlin) for one semester (6 months).

The International Scholarship Program (IES) aims to support undergraduate and graduate students in archeology, cultural anthropology, economics, pedagogy, history, linguistics, literary criticism, philosophy, political science, journalism, public relations, sociology.

The deadline for submission of documents is December 15, 2020.

The Program participants should comply with the following requirements:

1). be students of a Russian university;
2). be undergraduate, graduate or postgraduate students by the start of the scholarship program;
3). candidate’s age should not exceed 28 years;
4). confirm their level of knowledge of the German language (B2 or C1);
5). demonstrate active educational and extracurricular position.

The selection procedure for candidates includes three stages:

  1. Online application (to be submitted by 15 December, 2020);
  2. Interview. All candidates selected at the first stage will be interviewed via Skype, Imo or WhatsApp (to be held by 20 February, 2021);
  3. Test task. Candidates who have successfully passed the interview are allowed to complete the test task (to be performed by 30 April, 2021).

For more information about the program, please visit the official Copernicus Berlin website.

Copernicus Berlin is a German youth organization with an international presence for over 20 years. The goal of the association is to promote students from Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia in Europe, as well as to enable equal access to high-quality education and intensive cultural exchange between East and West.