Opportunities for Undergraduates
Explore the fellowships that we offer for anything from a three-week summer course to the entire year after you graduate. And while you're here, why not check out what you may want to apply for later? Many fellows first heard about their programs years before they actually applied.

Undergraduate Scholarships
Scholarships for 4 to 10 months of study, thesis research or an internship for students in any academic field.

Study Scholarship
Participation in a postgraduate programme after a first undergraduate course of study for the purpose of technical or scientific specialisation Specifically, the following is supported: a postgraduate or Master's degree programme completed at a state or state-recognised university in Germany or the first or second year of study at a state or state-recognised German university as part of a postgraduate or Master's degree programme completed in the home country or in another foreign country; recognition of the academic achievements rendered in Germany must be guaranteed. The standard period of study of the postgraduate or Master's degree programme should not be exceeded as a result of the study year in Germany.

Research Grants
Research Grants for Doctoral Candidates and Young Academics and Scientists are awarded to highly qualified candidates who have completed a Master's degree or Diplom, or in exceptional cases a Bachelor's degree at the latest by the time they begin their grant-supported research, or those who have already completed a PhD (postdocs), or to individuals wishing to earn a doctoral degree in Germany

RISE - Research Internships in Science and Engineering
Summertime internships with German doctoral students at universities and research institutions--no German required!

RISE professional
Undergrads who are DAAD alumni can apply for these summer internships with German companies.

University Summer Course Grant
Summer courses at German universities to help build your language skills while studying anything from film to politics to engineering.

Intensive Language Course Grant
8-week intensive language courses at leading institutes in Germany

Study and Internship Program (SIP)
A full academic semester of study abroad at one of the UAS7 universities in Germany followed by a one-semester professional internship experience in a company or research institute in Germany.

German Studies Research Grant
Funding for research in the US or Germany in all areas of contemporary German Studies.

EMGIP - Bundestag Internship
Two months at the German parliament for students who are fluent in German.