RISE Germany – Application portal
You meet all the application requirements for the RISE Germany program! Great! Then you are ready to get started.
Prepare your application completely online at the RISE Germany internship database. Please register in the database from November 1, 2019 onwards. Search for all 480 internship positions and memorize the interesting ones in a list, then apply for up to three projects.
Which documents do you need? (pdf format)
- Motivation (cover) letter for each project you apply for
- Curriculum vitae (CV)
- List of courses, as a supplement to the official transcript, you will have completed by the time the internship begins
- Up-to-date official university/college transcript
- Verification / certificate of enrollment (download document)
- Letter of reference from a senior academic (holds at least a PhD degree) in your field of study from your home university. Please enter in the online form name and email address of your referee. The referee receives automatically an email with a link to upload his letter to your application.
Please read the FAQ’s carefully for more detailed information about the required documents.
- Only complete applications will be passed to the internship providers.
- You may be contacted by the internship provider to discuss any question related to the application.
North America, RISE
DAAD – German Academic Exchange Service
phone: +49 (228) 882- 425
Monday – Thursday (8:00 am – 4:00 pm)
Friday (8:00 am – 1:00 pm)
RISE Germany internship database
The RISE team wishes you a Happy New Year!
This year we received more than 1,700 applications! We plan to review all applications by January 17. Only complete applications are forwarded to the internship providers. From January 20 – February 2 the internship providers review their applications and send us a ranking list of candidates for the final placement process at DAAD in mid February.