Sustainability and energy policy scholarship at Hertie School of Governance

  • Scholarships
  • Germany
  • February 1, 2021
  • Scholarships
  • Germany
  • February 1, 2021

Hertie School of Governance

Overview
As the world faces megatrends such as climate change and increasing inequality that pose threats to social stability in the future, the study of responsible governance is essential in the coming decades.
Details
The Sustainability and Energy Policy Scholarship is intended for students who are interested in global sustainability, renewable energy, and the transformation of energy systems and wish to deepen their knowledge in this field by examining governance structures, policies, markets, technology and new ideas to achieve the material and social conditions of long-term and universal human well-being.

How to apply

Interested applicants should first submit a standard application for the MPP or MIA programme. In addition, they need to draft a brief letter of motivation highlighting their interest in sustainability issues or energy policy. The letter should be sent to grad-admissions[at]hertie-school[dot]org after an application has been submitted.

Interested applicants should submit their applications and motivation statements before 1 February. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Master of International Affairs

The Master of International Affairs (MIA) equips students with tools of international policymaking to tackle global challenges and devise sound policy proposals in a global multilevel system. Understanding how to navigate this complex landscape of diverse actors and disciplines is at the core of the programme. The MIA programme prepares students for positions requiring a profound understanding of today’s global policy challenges in government, international organisations, business and civil society.

Description of Ideal Candidate:
Available for the Master of Public Policy or Master of International Affairs

Open to applicants of all nationalities

Who is it for?

Applicants with a demonstrated interest in sustainability or energy policy, either academically or professionally, who wish to pursue a degree in public policy or international affairs.

Cost/funding for participants:
Up to two full scholarships are available, each worth 32,500 EUR

To apply for this job please visit www.hertie-school.org.

To apply for this job please visit www.hertie-school.org.

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Hertie School of Governance