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DAAD EMGIP - Bundestag Internship

Goes By: DAAD Bundestag

Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.

About this Fellowship

This program provides a two-month internship with the German parliament, the Bundestag. Fluency in German is required.

EMGIP (Émigré Memorial German Internship Program) offers internship opportunities for US and Canadian students in the German parliament, the Bundestag. The internships are two months long in positions matching the student’s interest and experience. Interns will be placed within the Verwaltung, preferably with a Sekretariat working for their preferred Ausschuss. In addition to contributing to the respective offices, interns have the opportunity to study legislative and administrative procedures in the German parliament.

Participants should be advanced undergraduates or graduate students in fields such as political science, international relations, law, history, economics or German. PhD students are not eligible.

Award Value

Awardees will receive compensation of approximately €1,800 per month from the German Bundestag. Subsidized health insurance is also available (for a monthly fee).

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Junior, Senior, Masters

Minimum Grade Point Average



No Requirements
Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: June 30, 2022

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