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EMGIP - Bundestag Internship


Applicants should possess outstanding academic records and personal integrity, and should have some knowledge of the German legislative process. Participants should be advanced undergraduate (junior and senior in US/third- or fourth-year in Canada) or Master’s students in fields such as political science, international relations, law, history, economics or German. PhD students are not eligible. Students must be fluent in spoken German and possess excellent writing skills.

Terms of Award

The successful applicant will receive a monthly salary from the German Bundestag. Subsidized health insurance is available through DAAD for a monthly fee. DAAD can help the interns obtain housing in Berlin and make contacts with fellow international interns and German students. Travel expenses are the intern’s responsibility.


  • Political Science
  • International Affairs/Relations
  • Law
  • History
  • Economics

Required Languages:


Application Procedure:

Please go to for more information on deadlines, required documents and where to apply.

DAAD North America

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  • Address Berlin, Germany
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