The Studienstiftung maintains several official exchange programs in the USA, and all details are listed in the annual scientific program "Wissenschaft und Praxis". The information provided here is current as of November, 2003.
Many scholars of the Studienstiftung study in the United States without participating in any of these official programs. A list of scholars that are currently or have recently been in the US can be found here.
The list is ordered by states, and specific state programs can be accessed by clicking the respective letter.
University of California at Berkeley
Research assistantship at the Chemistry Department.
Students with a major in Chemistry should have finished at least 6 semesters in Germany. If you have further questions please contact the Studienstiftung. A small guide (in German) can be found here.
University of California at Davis
Research assistantship at the UC Davis Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology.
The program is open to students majoring in human medicine, biology, physics and computer science who have completed at least 6 semesters of study in Germany. If you have further questions please contact the Studienstiftung.
Yale University, New Haven
Research program at the Department of Pharmacology.
Students who have completed their undergraduate studies majoring in chemistry, biochemistry, biology and human medicine are eligible to attend laboratory work for a duration of 9-12 months. For further questions please contact the Studienstiftung.
Research program at the Computer Science Department.
Open to students majoring in computer science who have completed at least 6 semesters of study in Germany. The program has a duration of 9-12 months. For further questions please contact the Studienstiftung.
Harvard University, Cambridge
Research program at the Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.
This programs is open to students of all majors and offers the opportunity to conduct research in preperation of a dissertation (Visiting Fellow program) in cooperation with faculty from the Harvard Graduate School. For further questions please contact the Studienstiftung.
Research program at the Center of Molecular Imaging of the Harvard Medical School.
This programs addresses students in human medicine, biology, chemistry and physics who have a strong background in experimental research. Further information can be obtained from the Studienstiftung.
Michigan State University, East Lansing
This programs gives students with a major in mathematics or physics the opportunity to spend one or more academic years at Michigan State University. It is possible to obtain a Master's or Ph.D. degree, and there is also a joint Math-Physics Ph.D. program. For information on this program please visit our Local Information Page or contact the Studienstiftung.
Washington University, St. Louis
Students in german studies who have completed their undergraduate studies can obtain a research assistantship for one year at the Washington University St. Louis . For further questions please contact the Studienstiftung.
Bell Laboratories - Lucent Technologies, Murray Hill
For students with a Major in physics, computer sciences, mathematics or engineering after the sixth semester or just after finishing the Diplom degree. Fellows participate in a research project at Bell Laboratories - Lucent Technologies. For further information visit the Bell Laboratories Information Page.
Rockefeller University, New York
Research program for students with a major in biology, biochemistry or human medicine at Rockefeller University. Participants must have studied at least 6 semesters in their major. For further questions please contact the Studienstiftung.
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland
Research assistantship are available to students majoring in human medicine, biology, biochemistry and chemistry in preparation of a dissertation or Diplom degree. For further information please contact the Studienstiftung.
Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, Oklahoma City
Research program at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation for students with a major in human medicine, biology, biochemistry or psychology who have completed 6 semesters of study in Germany. The research program is intended to enable participants to complete their dissertation od Diplom degree. For further information please contact the Studienstiftung.
University of Virginia, Charlottesville
The University of Virginia offers admission to graduate studies (including research/teaching assistantships) or for a research program for students with a major in engineering or human medicine. For further information please contact the Studienstiftung.
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