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DAAD Rise Professional (RisePro)

RISE stands for Research Internships in Science and Engineering. RISE Professional offers summer research internships in Germany to Master’s and Ph.D. students from USA, Canada, Great Britain or Ireland at companies and non-university research institutions with strong relations to industry. RISE Professional is funded by the German Federal Foreign Office.

The program is open for students in the field of biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences, engineering or a closely related field. Recent graduates are not eligible to apply.

All participants receive a scholarship from DAAD and an additional stipend from their host company/institution to help cover living expenses.


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Application Procedure:
Student applies directly

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: None

Graduate: At any stage

Award Type:
Study / Research Abroad

Award Period:
Summer (Graduate)

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Computer Science and Engineering, Mathematics and Science

Additional Qualifications:

Last Updated:
June 22, 2017

Last Updated: 9/12/17