Call for Participation:
DAAD Spring School Nigeria

Everyday Practices in
African Urban Realities
April, 24-30, 2022

Summer Semester 22
DAAD Spring School

The program will bring together 5 students
enrolled in a German University and 10 students
enrolled in a Nigerian University. No additional
fees will be charged to attend the Spring School.
Travel grants for students from Germany are

– Letter of motivation (1 page);
– Compelling portfolio with 1 to 3 projects (max.
10 pages and 10 MB);
– Short CV (max 2 pages);
– Letter of recommendation from professors/
supervisors/tutors (max. 1 page)
– to: by 15 March
2022, 12 PM (noon), CET

Ute Vees,

The Spring School >Everyday Practices in Urban African Realities< will study everyday practices of residents from various communities in Lagos in detail and discuss their meaning for future urban planning and design approaches. The methodologies include interviews, critical and ethnographic mapping, photography and filming. Participants will work in cross-cultural Nigerian-German groups on co-production in the city and community-led development. Schedule and deadlines 15.02.22 Publication of call for applications 15.03.22 Application deadline 25.03.22 Notification of succesful applicants 24.04.22 Arrival of the students from Germany 25.04.22 Start of DAAD Spring School 29.04.22 End of Spring School 30.04.22 Departure of the students from Germany