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DAAD actively fosters partnerships with its alumni, German universities and institutions of German language instruction. Here you will find links that describe the various connections the DAAD utilizes to promote study abroad and German studies.

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German Studies Network

DAAD is for supporting German Studies worldwide. From the inception of the 'Monatshefte' German Studies Directory, sponsorship of conferences on various topics, to the Centers for German and European Studies or our renowned Summer Seminars for advanced scholars - DAAD offers many programs to support academics in German Studies to keep up the momentum of German Studies in the United States and Canada.

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Alumni and Ambassadors

Our Young Ambassadors, Research Ambassadors and Alumni all contribute to an active and diverse transatlantic network. Learn more about these different groups below and how you can join them.

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Partners

DAAD maintains strong partnerships with several German Academic organizations abroad, ranging from individual university liaison offices to centers and networks such as the German Center for Research and Innovation or the German Academic International Network. In addition, DAAD has strong ties to colleges and universities in the US and Canada.