How to apply

Please complete the brief online application form. Allow us to understand your background, your scientific interest, and what you wish to accomplish. Make sure to list your preferred internship projects in order of preference, and to upload all required documents.


Applications will be reviewed by the group leaders offering the internship placements after the formal eligibility has been confirmed by the Program Manager. They may conduct phone or skype interviews or contact the referee before making a decision. Formal offers to participate in the DIPP Student Research Internship program are made by the Program Manager.

Link to Online Form

In order to apply please use our Student Research Internship Online Application

Application opens 15 September 2019 and closes 31 January 2020.


Dr. Birgit Knepper-Nicolai
PhD Program Manager
Phone: +49 351 210 – 2772