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.
RISE professional - Research Internships in Science and Engineering • DAAD
This program gives North American, British and Irish students in the fields of science and engineering the opportunity to gain work and research experience while doing an internship in a German company or at a non-university research institution with strong relation to industry.
Who can apply?
What can be funded?
Duration of the funding
- A monthly scholarship of
- 1,200 Euros for PhD students
- 861 Euros for undergraduate students
(The internship providers contribute 500 Euros of this monthly rate)
- health-, accident and private liability insurance
- a three day meeting of all RISE Professional scholars in Germany
- a lump sum of 160 Euros for travel within Germany
- a lump sum towards international travel costs
- for those who plan to attend an accompanying language course in Germany, DAAD will cover 70 % of course-fees (max. 500 Euros).
More detailed information
As the DAAD Portal is not fully compatible with mobile devices please use a desktop or laptop computer to submit your application. Technical requirements
The Portal is currently closed for this programme. Please look up Application Procedure to find the relevant application deadline.