Support for internships in German diplomatic missions, international organizations, German schools abroad, Goethe Institutes, and German archaeological institutions.
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) promotes practical stays abroad by awarding a short scholarship. The short-term scholarship program for self-procured internships abroad is divided into various funding lines. It can be granted for:
Short-term scholarships for practical stays in German diplomatic missions or international organizations
Short-term scholarships für practical stays in German schools abroad
Internships at the Max Weber Foundation (formerly Deutsche Geisteswissenschaftliche Institute im Ausland (DGIA))
Short-term scholarships for practical stays at Goethe Institutes abroad and
Short-term scholarships at German archaeological institutions.
Who is eligible for funding?
Students after their 2nd semester and master students.
What is actually funded?
Practical stays of up to 3 months at any one of the above institutions.
How much is the funding amount?
The monthly scholarship rates comprise a basic amount and a further grant differentiated according to country or region. In addition, there is the possibility to receive a subsidy to cover travel expenses.