Call 2024: Offering research internship for Students on Bachelor- or Master level (Deadline is January 15, 2024)

/ November 20, 2023/ News, Research

The Max Kade Foundation (MKF, supports an international research exchange between Vanderbilt and Leipzig Universities. Specifically, MKF provides funds of three‐four undergraduate students from each university to conduct a 10 week summer internship at the respective partner university. Travel costs and a weekly stipend are provided. They target rising junior and rising senior students at Vanderbilt University. To select the recipients of the stipend, we collect research project descriptions from around twenty core laboratories that support the collaboration between Vanderbilt and Leipzig Universities. Descriptions are provided by the graduate student or post‐doctoral mentor who will advise the undergraduate student. It is encouraged that the undergraduate student conducts research on the same or a related project in the laboratory of a collaborating investigator at their home institution during the academic year before or after their MKF internship.

Offering Research Internship (Deadline is January 15, 2024)

Would you like to accept a student from Leipzig University or Vanderbilt University for about 10 weeks? You are or want to work on a cooperation project that uses a technology that is not available on the other campus? Then you are welcome to talk to your colleagues in Leipzig or at Vanderbil about possible projects within the Max-Kade program. Further details can be found in the attached template.

Deadline is Janaury 15, 2024. Please submit your “Research Internship offer” Carie Fortenberry ( and Anett Albrecht (LU, ).

Internship offer_Max Kade Scholarship