Graduate School

DAAD Study Scholarships and Research Grants

DAAD provides funding for graduate students to complete research in Germany. The Graduate School conducts a pre-selection process of priority candidates in advance of the final DAAD deadline.

Submission Instructions

  1. Brown graduate students must submit a final application through the DAAD online portal.
    Internal Brown deadline: October 30, 2023
  2. Once you submit the application electronically, the system will generate a pdf of your complete application.
  3. Faculty should submit letters of recommendation via the DAAD portal and send a pdf copy to by no later than October 30, 2023.
  4. Once the applicant has the pdf, email a copy of the pdf to If neither are available to receive it, please bring the materials to Horace Mann 203. The pdf must be received by October 30.


For questions, please contact William Wittels, Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs.

Short-term Research Grant

Submissions for the Short-term Research Grant and applicants in the artistic fields should apply directly through DAAD.