Adenauer Journalism Scholarship

Adenauer Scholarships Kachel

The KAS Media Programme South East Europe starts a new call for its scholarship programme for journalism Bachelor (B.A.) students. And for Master (M.A.) students of all majors with а parallel proven engagement at a media outlet. The scholars will receive a monthly grant. The Adenauer Journalism Scholarship is intended for students enrolled at universities in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Requirements for the scholarship:

  • Students specialising in journalism from the 2nd academic year for B.A. 
  • M.A. students of all majors with parallel proven engagement at a media outlet from 1st academic year onwards
  • Distinctive interest in social and political issues
  • Identification with the values ​​of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (democracy, freedom, rule of law, pluralism, solidarity, European unification)
  • Willingness to actively participate in KAS events and commitment to the network of KAS scholars
  • Experience in volunteering is desirable
  • Very good English or German language skills
  • After each academic year, the scholars must submit a short report on their academic development and their activities within the framework of the scholarship

Two-stage selection process:

1. Selection based on the following documents:

  • CV in tabular form
  • Letter of motivation
  • Copies of course achievements and / or examination certificates
  • Proof of language skills
  • Letter of recommendation from a university teacher (professor / lecturer)

2. Personal interview in English or German language

Application deadline: 19th of June 2022 at

29. März 2022
Call for Applications
18. September 2020
Adenauer Journalism Scholarship 2020
11. Februar 2021
Scholars' Visit
12. Juli 2021
Erster Workshop der Stipendiaten
1. Oktober 2021
4. November 2021 Besuch
10. März 2022
23. Mai 2022