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DAAD German Studies Research Grant


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


DAAD German Studies Research Deadline 1
Wednesday, November 1, 2023

DAAD German Studies Research Deadline 2
Wednesday, May 1, 2024

About this Fellowship

This program provides a grant for short-term (one to two month) research in Germany.

This is a specialized DAAD program designed to encourage research and promote the study of cultural, political, historical, economic and social aspects of modern and contemporary German affairs from an inter- and multidisciplinary perspective.

All applicants are expected to have completed two years of college-level German language studies and a minimum of three courses in German Studies (literature, history, politics or other fields) at the time of nomination. Applicants must be nominated by the professor supervising their research project.

Award Value

Research support ranging in value from $2,000 to $3,000 is available to individual scholarship recipients.

Eligibility Requirements

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

Minimum Grade Point Average



US Citizen
Campus Nomination Required Yes

Last updated: November 2, 2023

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