We would like to congratulate Diva Astinova, BSc Joint Honours Mathematics and Economics, who was recently awarded an undergraduate scholarship by the German Academic Exchange Service (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst – DAAD). The DAAD scholarships are granted to students and scholars who distinguished themselves through their study and research proposals.
The Faculty of Social Sciences is extremely proud of Diva Astinova. It is an honor for the University of Ottawa to count her among its students.
The DAAD represents the German higher education system abroad, promoting Germany as an academic and research destination and establishes ties among institutions around the world. DAAD is the German national agency for the support of international academic cooperation, and one of the largest funding organization in the world supporting the international exchange of students and scholars. By offering a multitude of programs and funding, students and scholars have the opportunity to pursue their endeavors.