Grants, Fellowships, and Interships for German-Speaking Countries


Kathleen Smith, Wesleyan’s new Associate Director of Fellowships, Internships, and Exchanges in the Center for Global Studies, serves as the advisor for the following programs:


Fulbright Program: Grants are available for graduating seniors, graduate students, and alumni/ae

            • Study/research for one academic year at a German university and opportunities in the arts (75 grants

            • Assistantships for teaching English at German secondary schools (140 grants available)

            Study/research grants are also available for Switzerland and Austria.

For more information, see http://www.fulbrightonline.org

Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD) Fellowships

The DAAD offers one-year fellowships for undergraduates, graduating seniors,   and graduate students, as well as opportunities for summer study. As a DAAD partner institution, Wesleyan can nominate one applicant for a study/research grant, but more than one application can be submitted.

For more information, see http://www.daad.org

US Teaching Assistantships at Austrian Secondary Schools

For more information, see https://www.usta-austria.at/


The Center for Research and Innovation also lists many resources for undergraduates, including funding opportunities, internships, etc.  (Debbie: please hot link “The Center for Research and Innovation with http://www.germaninnovation.org/resources/undergraduates