German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)/DAAD University Summer Course Grant

Scholarships are awarded to full-time degree students of Canadian or U.S. colleges, sophomore/2nd year and higher, for the pursuit of summer courses at universities in Germany. It is open to applicants of any major but there is a prerequisite of at least two years of college level German or the equivalent German language fluency. Courses are three to four weeks in duration, take place at many locations in Germany (universities), are taught in German, and topics include German language, literature, current affairs, political science, history, culture, arts, film and media, economics, linguistics, law, translation and interpretation, and test prep for German language proficiency examinations. Accommodations are arranged by the host institution.

Award Information

Award Amount
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
December 15
Available to Class Level
Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
None specified
None specified
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Foreign Language
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
871 UN Plaza
City, State, Zip
New York, NY , 10017
(212) 758-3223

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