RISE Professional – Application portal
You are a Master student or PhD candidate at a North American, British or Irish University? Great! Then you are ready to get started with your application for the RISE Professional program.
Please register in the database starting on November 1, 2020. You have access to the internship offers submitted by German companies and can prepare your application completly online. You may apply for up to 3 internships. Please note that all documents have to be submitted by then. At the end of February 2021 you will be notified whether or not your application has been successful.
Complete the online application form and upload the following documents:
WHICH DOCUMENTS DO YOU NEED? (PDF FORMAT)
- Motivation (cover) letter addressed to the companies you apply for
- Curriculum vitae/résumé
- Letter of reference from a past employer (if available)
- List of subjects studied by the time the internship begins
- Current official university/college transcript (No unofficial transcripts are accepted! Please open the envelope of the official transcript if necessary. )
- Previous Bachelor and/or Master certificate degree (mandatory if applicable)
- Completed “Certificate of enrolment” form (has to show the expected date of graduation download document)
- Copy of the passport
- Letter of reference from a senior academic / professor in your field of study from the university you are enrolled at
- Only completed applications can be considered and will be passed to the companies. If you have problems with getting official documents due to the pandemic situation, please contact us.
- You may be contacted by the companies to which you have applied to discuss any question related to the application.
North America, RISE
DAAD – German Academic Exchange Service
phone: +49 228 882- 696
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RISE Professional internship database
RISE Professional deadlines
November 1 – December 15, 2020
Letters of reference:
January 15, 2021
Ranking by companies:
January 18 – February 2, 2021
mid February – mid March, 2021