DAAD German Academic Exchange Service

Open to US Citizens & non-US Citizens

Deadline: October 13 2018

DAAD German Academic Exchange Service

Funds one full year of study in any subject for a master’s degree or an independent research project at an institution in Germany. German language proficiency expected for social science and humanities degrees or projects, but not for STEM or arts fields.  

https://www.daad.org/en/find-funding/graduate-opportunities/study-scholarship/

Penn Deadline: October 13, 2018 (TENTATIVE, subject to change for 2018)

 

Penn’s Application Process

The DAAD Scholarship accepts applications from institutions – students and alumni may not apply independently. To apply through Penn, you must complete the following steps by Penn’s Internal Deadline of October 13, 2018.

  • Applications consist of the application form, supplementary materials (if relevant), CV/resume, study proposal, 1 letter of recommendation, evidence of contact with German institution, German language form, and transcripts which should be submitted to the DAAD Online Portal (https://portal.daad.de/irj/portal)
  • Beginning this year, DAAD will no longer require paper copies of the application, EXCEPT the signed reference form. A copy of this form must be submitted to Penn’s DAAD coordinator, Ms. Melissa Moore, in the Graduate Division of Arts and Sciences.
  • Additional advising is available from CURF.

 

Contact Information

Ms. Melissa Moore
School of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Division
3401 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6224
melmoore@sas.upenn.edu
215-898-7444

Fellowship Availability

Post-Undergraduate
Fellowship Location: 

Fellowship Type

Graduate Study

Fellowship Eligibility

Senior Alumni Graduate Student