The most important scholarship programmes for institutional cooperation are summarized in the following chart. More information available at www.daad.de (information available only in German).

Name of programme Description Benefits Duration Call for applications
Fact-finding missions German professors or researchers
  • Transportation
  • Meals and lodging
  • Medical insurance
Contingent on the mission Open year round (at least 8 weeks in advance). More information: Fact-finding missions
Fachbezogene Partnerschaften mit Hochschulen in Entwicklungs­ländern / Matching universities according to course of studies Foreign and German HEI
  • Transportation
  • Meals and lodging
  • Medical insurance
2 years, with possible extension to 4 years Annually at DAAD Bonn. More information: Matching universities according to course of studies
Program for university consultants German researchers and professors
  • Transportation
  • Meals and lodging
  • Medical insurance
2 weeks - 3 months

Up to 4 trips in 2

Annually, at DAAD Bonn. More information: Program for university consultants
ISAP - Internationale Studien- und Ausbildungs­partnerschaft­en / International cooperation for academic training (ISAP) Groups of highly qualified students in both Germany and Mexico
  • Meals and lodging (partial)
  • Medical insurance
  • In some cases, travel subsidy
24 months Annually. More information: International cooperation for academic training (ISAP)
DIES-Partner­schaften mit Hochschulen in Entwicklungs­ländern / Dialogue on innovative strategies in higher education superior (DIES) Representatives and professors of higher education in developing nations
  • Transportation
  • Meals and lodging
  • Medical insurance
According to call for applications According to call for applications. More information: Dialogue on innovative strategies in higher education superior (DIES)
Projekt­bezogener Personen­austausch mit Mexiko / PROALMEX: German – Mexican Projects Mexican and German researchers in the framework of research projects
  • Transportation
  • Meals and lodging
  • Medical insurance
2-3 years Annually, at CONACYT in Mexico and at DAAD Bonn in Germany.