International Programs Office

International Programs Office

International Programs Office

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The Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD) or the German Academic Exchange Service offers a range of funding opportunities for undergraduate students including summer course grants (3-4 weeks) for language and culture courses in Germany, the summer RISE research internships for students in Natural Sciences and Engineering, and a German studies research grant for research trips to Germany. 

  • Program: Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD).
  • Funding Organisation: German Federal Foreign Office and European Union.
  • Number of Scholarships: Not indicated.
  • Program Duration: Varies by program.
  • Benefits: Airfare, monthly living stipend (typically €750 per month). Please note not all benefits may be available to all programs, and values may vary by program.
  • Application and Eligibility: For academic programs, applicants studying on an International Letter of Permission (i.e., not exchange). Visit the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst website for full eligibility and application details. 
  • Application Deadline: Varies by program. 

Contact Richard Ascough (rsa@queensu.ca) and Swen Steinberg (swen.steinberg@queensu.ca) for more information about DAAD funding opportunities.