Programme Description

Any medical student enrolled at a German institution of higher education is eligible for a scholarship to gain experience abroad, either during a medical traineeship or a research internship. To this end, about 400 scholarships are awarded each year, which do not consist of financial aid, but of the arrangement of a medical traineeship or a research internship. Additionally, the scholars are provided with accommodation and board and given the opportunity to meet medical students in the host country.

Target Group

medical students of all nationalities enrolled at a German higher-education institution who wish to gain practical experience abroad

Academic Requirements

medical students enrolled at a German higher-education institution

Number of Scholarships

about 400

Duration

four weeks (clinical traineeship) respectively four to eight weeks (research exchange)

Scholarship Value

  • placement of medical traineeship or research internship
  • accommodation
  • board
  • Scholars are given the opportunity to get in contact with medical students in the host country.

Application Papers

all application forms and relevant information on the application procedure here

Application Deadline

Please find the updated deadlines for application and further information here.

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