German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE)

Degree Level: Undergrad

Enrollment Status: Full-time

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

Location: International

Duration: Short term (less than one year)

Deadlines: January. Please check website below for the specific date.


The DAAD RISE Program offers 2-3 month research internships in science and engineering with German doctoral students at universities and research institutions. The working language will be English. RISE scholars receive stipends from the DAAD to help cover living expenses and airfare, while partner universities and research institutes provide housing assistance. A little over 300 students participate in the program each year.

Visit the DAAD RISE site.

Award Details

Fields of Study: Biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences and engineering

Location: Germany

Student Winners

Congratulations to Drexel’s 2012 DAAD RISE Recipients.

For a brief introduction to the DAAD Rise and DAAD Rise Pro, watch this video tutorial: