Scholarship Program for German Teachers DaF/DaM

Stipendienprogramm © Goethe-Institut

The Goethe-Institut Johannesburg annually provides German teachers from Southern Africa with the opportunity to apply for an in-person scholarship for the German summer (June - August).

German teachers (DaF/DaM) residing and working in one of the following countries are eligible to apply: Angola, Botswana, La Reunion, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Zambia, South Africa, Swaziland, and Zimbabwe.

The next call for applications will be in October 2024.

Minimum Requirements:
  • Minimum B2 proficiency level
  • Actively teach German (as a foreign language) at a school or private institution
  • Valid passport
  • Mandatory participation in the blended learning phases
  • Must have a laptop and access to WiFi
Our Course Offerings:
  • Methodology & Didactics
  • Regional Studies
  • German for Teachers
  • Utilizing Digital Media / Media Didactics
  • Professional Development for Trainers
  • NEW: Integration into the Professional World - German Lessons for Professionals
The current professional development offerings can be found on the Goethe-Institut website.

For questions or further information, please contact:
rs. Christina Marutlulle at

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