DAAD Undergraduate Scholarships are open to students in all fields of study for study abroad, internships, or senior thesis research. DAAD offers the following opportunities:

  • Undergraduate Scholarships
    Scholarships for 4 to 10 months of study, thesis research or an internship for students in any academic field.
    Deadline: January 31, 2017
  • Study Scholarship
    This scholarship for study in Germany is open to students about to complete their undergraduate studies.
    Deadline: November 4, 2017
  • RISE - Research Internships in Science and Engineering
    Summertime internships with German doctoral students at universities and research institutions--no German required!
    Deadline: December 15, 2017
  • RISE Professional
    Students about to complete their bachelor's or undergrads who are DAAD alumni can apply for these summer internships with German companies.
    Deadline: December 15, 2017

If you want to compete for a scholarship, you must contact Barb Stedman, director of national and international scholarships, in the Honors College (765-285-5086), at least six weeks before the national deadline or campus deadline, if applicable. Some scholarships require up to three months’ preparation.

Some grant and internship opportunities are also available:

  • University Summer Course Grant
    Summer courses at German universities to help build your language skills while studying anything from film to politics to engineering.
    Deadline: December 1, 2017
  • German Studies Research Grant
    Funding for research in the US or Germany in all areas of contemporary German Studies.
    Deadline: November 1, 2017
  • EMGIP - Bundestag Internship
    Two months at the German parliament for students who are fluent in German.
    Deadline: September 15, 2017
  • Intensive Language Course Grant
    8-week intensive language courses at leading institutes in Germany aiming to help students and graduates improve their knowledge of the German language (general language, special language) and cultural knowledge of the country.
    Deadline: November 1, 2017
  • University Summer Course Grant
    This program provides scholarships to attend a broad range of three- to four-week summer courses at German universities which focus mainly on German language and literary, cultural, political and economic aspects of modern and contemporary Germany.
    Deadline: December 1, 2017