Center for German and European Studies

Grants and Scholarships

CGES offers a number of grants for students and faculty to support research and travel to Germany and Europe.

Travel Grants

Please apply for a CGES Research and Travel Award below. In order to apply for this grant, you will need to provide 150-200 words on your planned project and how the trip to Germany (or other German-speaking countries) will help further you in your studies as well as a brief breakdown of your trip budget.

Student Travel Fund Application

There are no deadlines and decisions will be made on a case-by-case basisIf you have questions about travel plans in 2022, do not hesitate to contact us.


The DAAD “Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst,” is the premier exchange organization for students studying in Germany and for Germans to study abroad. They offer a variety of scholarships, grants and support for undergraduates, graduates, PhDs and visiting scholars.