CfA Digital Leadership MPA Scholarship (Hertie School)

Call for Applications: Digital Leadership MPA Scholarship @Hertie
School of Governance

Digitalisation is undisputedly one of the main challenges of our time.
Full of opportunities but also of pitfalls – this sweeping change is
transforming political decision-making in ways complex and manifold.
As public administration and regulatory bodies are slow to adapt, the
ability to understand and shape this process is crucial for leaders
and decision-makers across sectors and industries. The Digital
Leadership Scholarship is intended for those who wish to acquire the
tools necessary for analysing and responding to these challenges.

Key facts

  • Available for the Executive MPA (
  • Open to applicants of all nationalities
  • Up to two full scholarships are available, each worth 32,500 EUR
  • Decisions are made on a rolling basis

Who is it for?

Applicants with a demonstrated interest in digitalisation or related
topics, either academically or professionally, and a minimum of two
years of work experience who wish to pursue an executive degree in
public administration.

How to apply

Interested applicants should first submit a standard application
( for the
Executive MPA programme and highlight their interest in the
scholarship in their letter of motivation.

Applications need to be submitted before 15 August 2019. Shortlisted
candidates will be contacted on a rolling basis and interviewed by a
faculty member of the Hertie School.

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