The Baden-Württemberg STIPENDIUM for Vocationally Qualified People "Work Immersion Study Program" (WISP) is a funded, three-month work-study immersion program exclusively for college students in vocational fields to gain practical work experience, improve their German language skills, and experience German culture firsthand.
The program starts in June with a one-month language course at the Carl Duisberg Centrum, a language school in Radolfzell, Germany, followed with a two-month internship in a business or technical field that concludes in August. Internships are in the German state of Baden-Württemberg and are customized to participants’ career fields.
Candidates for WISP must meet the following eligibility requirements:
There is no application fee for this program. Candidates who are accepted will be required to pay a $300 administration fee and a $100 deposit that will be refunded at the end of the program.
The deadline for the 2014 program is December 1, 2013.
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