The International Parliamentary Scholarship Programme for Arab (IPS)

The International Parliamentary Scholarship Programme for Arab (IPS) countries of the German Bundestag grants 24 young and talented Arab graduates the opportunity to get to know the German parliamentary system during a one  month programme in September 2019. The programme is intended for talented Arab graduates who are interested in politics and who are keen to play an active role in promoting core democratic values in their home countries. The one month programme, including a one-week internship in a Member's constituency, is intended to bring German politics closer to the participants.

The applicants should be under the age of 35 at the start of the scholarship, politically engaged, graduated from university, and proficient in German. The admission period for the International Parliamentary Scholarship for Arab countries 2019 expires on January 31st, 2019. All applications are to be send to the German diplomatic representation of the applicant's home country.

For more information on the IPS, the application procedure and access to the application forms please visit: