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EMGIP - German State Parliaments Fellowship


Germany: Augsburg, Berlin, Bonn and 6 other cities


Fall, Spring, Summer


Deadlines: Spring - October 30, Summer - December 1, Fall - March 31


- U.S. or Canadian citizen
- Undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at accredited U.S. or Canadian colleges and universities before, during and after the program may apply.
- 18–30 years of age
- High-intermediate German skills (oral & written). Candidates must be able and willing to communicate in German and possess good command of professional vocabulary in field.
- Minimum of two years of university level studies in a field related to one of the following: international relations, public administration, political science, law, economics, European studies with emphasis on Germany, German or German studies, with a minor in one of the fields listed
- Some relevant work experience (e.g. internship, volunteer work, summer job). It is important that a candidate knows how to adjust to a professional environment and how to use theoretical skills in the workplace.

Intern Types

  • Civil Engineering
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Environmental Studies
  • Humanities
  • International Relations
  • International Trade
  • Labor & Industrial Relations
  • Law
  • Liberal Arts
  • Linguistics
  • Political Science & Politics
  • Public Administration & Government
  • Sociology


  • German

Cost in US$:



Monthly salary of EUR 670 for U.S. citizens

Experience Required


    Practical experience does not need to be extensive but is required.

This Program is open to

American and Canadian Participants.

Application Process Involves

  • Letters of Reference
  • Transcript
  • Resume
  • Other
  • Online Application
  • Essay

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 weeks to 3 months

Post Services Include

  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home
  • Alumni Network