Here you can find information on various kinds of DAAD funding for students, graduates and postdocs as well as on funding offered by other selected organisations.
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.
medical students of all nationalities enrolled at a German higher-education institution who wish to gain practical experience abroad
medical students enrolled at a German higher-education institution
Number of Scholarships
four weeks (clinical traineeship) respectively four to eight weeks (research exchange)
- placement of medical traineeship or research internship
- Scholars are given the opportunity to get in contact with medical students in the host country.
all application forms and relevant information on the application procedure here
Please find the updated deadlines for application and further information here