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Job Posting: EMGIP-Bundestag Internship

August 01, 2018

EMGIP (Émigré Memorial German Internship Program) is offering internship opportunities for Canadian students in the German parliament, the Bundestag.

The internships are two months long; in addition to contributing to the respective offices, interns have the opportunity to study legislative and administrative procedures in the German parliament. Deadline on September 15, 2018.


Applicants for EMGIP-Bundestag should possess outstanding academic records and personal integrity as well as sufficient knowledge of the German legislative process. Participants should be advanced undergraduates or graduate 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.

U.S. and Canadian citizens and permanent residents are eligible to apply. International students who are enrolled in a full time course of study in the U.S. or Canada may also apply. German nationals are not eligible.

Terms of Award:

The successful applicant will receive compensation of approximately €1,800 per month from the German Bundestag.

Application Requirements:

  • Application form
  • Resume
  • Short essay (in German and English)
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • DAAD language evaluation form/Sprachzeugnis

For more information, visit the internship posting.

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