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.
  • Study Scholarship
    This scholarship for study in Germany is open to students about to complete their undergraduate studies.
  • RISE - Research Internships in Science and Engineering
    Summertime internships with German doctoral students at universities and research institutions--no German required!
  • RISE professional
    Students about to complete their bachelor's or undergrads who are DAAD alumni can apply for these summer internships with German companies.

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.
  • 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.
  • Study & Internship Program (SIP) in Germany 
    A semester of study at one of the UAS7 universities in Germany followed by a one-semester professional internship at a company or research institute in Germany. It is a joint program of German Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS7) and DAAD.