This year there is a new open call for PhD students  in the field of arts, culture and sustainability.

The call for proposal is  for  6 PhD Scholarships at the University of Maiduguri (Nigeria) and for 6 PhD scholarships at the University of Cape Coast (Ghana).

The interdisciplinary Graduate School ‘Performing Sustainability. Cultures and Development in West Africa’ is a collaborative training network for postgraduate students of the University of Hildesheim (Germany), the University of Maiduguri (Nigeria) and the University of Cape Coast (Ghana). The initiative is funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and focuses on innovative research that brings together approaches from performance, arts and culture to bear on sustainable development as defined in the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). A specific focus of the Graduate School is on issues of peace and conflict resolution.

Deadline for application: 31st July 2019

For more information refer to the PDF files in the downloads below.

Download: Call for PhD Proposals UCC (pdf, 338.04 KB)

Download: Call for PhD Proposals UniMaid (pdf, 338.52 KB)