German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Degree Level: Undergrad, or Post UG, or Graduate

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, or Arts & Humanities, or Social Sci., Business, Law, Education

Location: International

Duration: Short term (less than one year), or One year

Deadlines: November. Please check website below for the specific date.


The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is a publicly-funded independent organization of higher education institutions in Germany. Highly qualified undergraduate and graduate students from the US and Canada are invited to apply for scholarships funding study, thesis research, and/or internships in Germany for one semester to one year. The goal of this program is to support study abroad in Germany and at German universities. Preference will be given to students whose projects or programs are based at and organized by a German university. Students may participate in an established study abroad program or pursue independent, self-designed study.

Visit the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) North America website.

Award Details

Amount: depends on cost of proposed program

Duration: one semester to one year

Location: Germany