Procedures & Deadlines

1. Applications, new Intakes

The DCLead Programme was selected by the EACEA for funding, which means that we will provide E+ Scholarships for students of the programme for:

  • Intake 4, from October 2019 to September 2021 [the application procedure ended in Nov. 2018: a few places for self-funding students are still available. Please email for info]
  • Intake 5, from October 2020 to September 2022 [application procedure open from Sept 2019 – 5 Dec. 2019]
  • Intake 6, from October 2021 to September 2023
  • Intake 7, from October 2022 to September 2024.

The programme will be able to provide E+ Scholarship beyond 2024 if selected for funding in 2022.

The application form for intake 5 starting in September 2020 (E+ Scholarship, Self-funding students and combined application) will be available from mid of September 2019. The deadline for the submission of the application will be 5. Dec. 2019 at 15:00 CET

In case the places for self-funding students will be not entirely assigned, an application procedure for self-funding students starting the programme in Sep. 2019 will be opened in March 2019.

We suggest following our social media channels for regular updates about the programme:

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2. Appeal Procedure for Intake 4 (2019) applicants

Candidates that would like to appeal the decision of the selection committee can do so by sending a letter (PDF or Word file) by email to The letter should be addressed to the ‘Chair of the Selection Committee‘ and the subject of the email should read ‘Appeal to the Selection Committee‘. Only letters sent within 2 weeks from the receipt of results of the application will be considered.