German Bundestag Invites to Apply for an International Parliamentary Scholarship to Spend Five Months in Berlin

 

The German Bundestag invites you, in cooperation with the with the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin and Technische Universität Berlin to apply for an International Parliamentary Scholarship (IPS) to spend five months in Berlin.

The IPS program is aimed at highly qualified young men and women who are interested in politics and who wish to play an active and responsible role in shaping the democratic future of their country.

The German Bundestag, the German Parliament, offers young people the opportunity to get to know the German parliamentary system and political decision-making processes and to gain practical experience of parliamentary work during a 15-week work placement with a Member of the Bundestag. The scholarship-winners are chosen by the German Bundestag’s independent selection panel.

Requirements:

Citizenship of participant country

University degree

Very good knowledge of German

Under the age of 30 at the start of the scholarship

Scholarship:

500 Euros per month

Free accommodation

Insurance and travel expenses

The project lasts from March 1 to July 31, 2018.

Deadline for your applications: June 30, 2017.

For more details visit the following website:  www.bundestag.de/ips.