Finding Scholarships

Welcome to our scholarship database!
Here you will find information about our DAAD scholarship programmes for international students and researchers as well as offers from other selected funding organisations.

Please also take note of our important scholarship information.
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The aim of the programme is to offer doctoral candidates from Taiwan the opportunity to become acquainted with the German research landscape. The doctoral degree is completed at the home university.

Who can apply?

Doctoral candidates from all disciplines who are already taking a doctoral degree in Taiwan.

What is supported?

A research period at state or state-recognised universities or non-university research institutes in Germany.

Duration of funding

6-18 months


  • 2-month language course
  • Monthly scholarship payments
  • Travel allowance


Selection is made by the National Science and Technology Council - NSTC in Taiwan.

More detailed information

Information and advice centres

DAAD - German Academic Exchange Service
ST34 - Asia/Pacific
Ms. Lena Jakoby
Tel.: +49 228 882 612

Ms. Hui-Chen Lin
National Science and Technology Council
Department of International Cooperation and Science Education
Tel: 886-2-2737-7559
National Science and Technology Council
106, Sec. 2, Heping E. Rd., Taipei 10622, Taiwan, R.O.C.

Please also take note of our important scholarship information.