The German Bundestag has announced the return to a fully in-person International Parliamentary Scholarship (IPS) program in Berlin in 2022. The application deadline is July 31, 2021.
In collaboration with Berlin’s three major universities, the German federal parliament offers the prestigious IPS program to politically engaged college graduates from around 50 countries, including the USA, who wish the play an important role in shaping the future of democratic cooperation – in their respective countries and internationally.
The IPS program allow participants to gain first-hand knowledge of Germany’s parliamentary system and political decision-making process during a three-month work placement with a Member of the German Parliament. Participants also take part in a rich educational program with the German political foundations and have a chance to enroll in university classes, spending a total of five months in the German capital (1 March through 31 July 2022).
More information on the program’s requirements and application materials here.