October 26, 2019
News from DAAD USA
Stay up to date on DAAD's activities in the US - from news about scholarship programs to opportunities for study and research in Germany. Fun facts, tips on living in Germany, and application advice for scholarships included! 
DAAD Programs, Scholarships, and Grants
Call for Applications
Postgraduate Studies in Performing Arts

Continue your performing arts education in Germany with a graduate program or continuing course of study. Funding is available for programs ranging from 10 to 24 months. Apply to our head office in Germany by October 31st .

Call for Applications
Conference Funding

Faculty members and advanced students in the humanities, social sciences and related fields are invited to apply for co-funding to organize workshops, seminars and conferences that embrace the interdisciplinary and/or comparative study of the history, politics, economics, law, society, culture and the arts of Germany.  Apply by  October 31st .  

Call for Applications
German Studies Research Grant

This specialized DAAD program offers research grants to highly-qualified undergraduate and graduate students who are nominated by their department/program chairs. The grant may be used for short-term research (one to two months) in Germany.  Apply by  November 1st .

Call for Applications
Study Scholarship for Graduates of All Academic Disciplines

Highly qualified final year undergraduate students or eligible graduates may apply for the DAAD Study Scholarship for a full Master's degree program at a German university or for study at a German university as part of a postgraduate or Master's degree program completed in the home country.   Apply by November 4th.

Call for Applications
University Summer Course Grants

This program provides scholarships to attend a broad range of three- to four-week summer courses at German universities, which focus mainly on German language and literary, cultural, political and economic aspects of modern and contemporary Germany. Apply by December 1st.

Job and Internship Opportunities
Internship Opportunity
IT Internship Network Administration at DAAD New York

Our DAAD regional office in New York is offering an internship in network administration. We are seeking   Information Technology majors   who are nearing the end of their studies   or   IT graduate students. The internship will take place in New York City and interns will receive a stipend.

Internship Opportunity
Media and Operations Internship at DWIH

The DWIH ( German Center for Research and Innovation) New York is looking for a Media and Operations Intern to support their work in New York. Interns receive a stipend and have a chance to learn first-hand about transatlantic science diplomacy. 

Future Forum: Demystify AI
DWIH Events
Future Forum: Demystify AI

The top minds in tech and governance from Germany and the United States are coming together at the Future Forum: Demystify AI from November 17th-18th at the New Lab in Brooklyn and hosted by our very own German Center for Research and Innovation (DWIH) New York! Learn more and apply to attend at futureforumnyc.com
Study in Germany
Summer 2020 - Study or Intern in Germany

Interested in learning German or in gaining hands-on experience via an internship in Germany? Apply for our DAAD summer programs to study or intern in Germany! Learn all about our programs and the application process during our webinar on October 31st .

Study in Germany
Career Booster Germany - Now Online!

The Goethe Institut will host its first Virtual Career Booster on  November 1st . Log in from anywhere in the US and access presentations offered by the Goethe-Institut and its partners, including DAAD. Participants will find out about studying in Germany, scholarships, internships, exchange programs, and research opportunities.

Research in Germany
Research in Germany Virtual Fair

Join us on  November 5th  for the Research in Germany Virtual Fair and meet representatives of German universities and research and funding organisations online. You will have the chance to learn about PhD and postdoctoral job openings in one of Europe’s most advanced research nations! This event is free of charge and will be conducted in English.

Study in Germany
Making Your Way to Germany

Prepare yourself to tackle German bureaucracy like a pro! Our upcoming webinar will dive deep into questions related to the visa and residency permit for your next stay in Germany. Join us on November 20th !

Study in Germany
Webinar Archive

Missed out on a webinar? You can find all past webinar presentations and recordings in our archive here .
Application Tip #110
Is there a specific formal requirement for the research proposal?

We do not have specific format requirements. Our general guideline is to be considerate toward the reviewer - i.e. a font that's not too small (min 10 point, 12 pt is usually the most comfortable) and of a basic, easy to read style. Make sure there are some margins on the side for readers to make notes. If you feel you have explained things well, going under the limit is perfectly acceptable .

Fun Fact
Did you know...

... that Burg Frankenstein, a castle located in Hessen, likely inspired the title and plot of Mary Shelley's now famous novel, Frankenstein ?

FU Berlin (FU-BEST)  

Freie Universität Berlin European Studies Program offers an 8-week full-time internship placement with companies and organizations in Berlin that awards 10 ECTS credits upon successful completion. Please visit our website http://www.fubest.org/internships/ or contact us at fubest@fu-berlin.de for more information!

Learn more here.
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