What is an OKP Scholarship?

Frequently asked question

One possibility for obtaining a scholarship to study at KIT is through the Orange Knowledge Programme (OKP). This 5-year programme aims to advance the capacity, knowledge and quality of both individuals and institutions of higher and vocational education.

To maximize their impact on capacity building, OKP-funded training must be linked to the institutional development of organizations. A wide range of governmental, private and non-governmental organizations are eligible. Examples include educational institutions, planning agencies, ministries, community-based organizations and private enterprises. The scholarships are available to applicants from 38 countries (read further for list as the list of eligible countries has changed in November 2020)