Digital Governance Scholarship

The past decades have seen technological advancements at such a rapid and transformative pace that good policies in the digital realm have become especially crucial. Entire industries have experienced disruption as a result of automation and innovation. The widespread proliferation of (mis)information is accessible as a click of a button and personal data is becoming increasingly digitally available. The Digital Governance Scholarship is aimed at students who wish to delve into the various challenges posed by digitalisation.

Key facts

Who is it for?

This scholarship is aimed at students who wish to explore digitalisation and AI policy issues.

How to apply

  • First, submit a standard application to the MPP programme.
  • Additionally, write a one-page personal statement elaborating on your interest in digitalisation and how your studies at the Hertie School could serve this purpose.
  • Send the personal statement to grad-admissions[at]hertie-school[dot]org after a standard application has been submitted. 

Interested applicants should submit their application and essay before 1 February. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview with a faculty member.