DAAD RISE Programm: CALL 2017

/ September 26, 2016/ News

The German Academic Exchange Service (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst, DAAD) announced a new call for its program “Research Internships in Science and Engineering” (RISE) for summer internship in 2017.

The program works in both ways. German and American Ph.D. students submit internship offers for undergraduates students for a duration of 8 to 12 weeks. German bachelor students can work as research interns at U.S. universities and U.S. undergraduates can work in labs of German universities. The DAAD provides stipends to help cover living expenses, the partner universities and research institutes provide housing assistance. The call is applicable for all fields of biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences and engineering.

Please visit for further information:

To promote the exchange of students from North America and Great Britain to Germany in the fields of natural science, engineering and life sciences To enable young German scientists to conduct research abroad
Offering Research Internship in Germany Offering Research Internship worldwide
October 1, 2016 – November 15, 2016 September 1, 2016 – October 15, 2016
Apply for Research Internship in Germany Apply for Research Internship worldwide
December 1, 2016 – Januar 15, 2017 November 1, 2016 – December 22, 2016

Students and researchers from Leipzig and Vanderbilt Universities with an interest in exchange activities with the other partner university are kindly asked to contact Ms. Anett Albrecht for more information and assistance.