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International Parliamentary Scholarship Programme for Arab Countries 2020

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14.10.2019 - Article

You are interested in politics and want to get to know the German Parliament? Then have a look at the International Parliamentary Scholarship Programme (IPS) .

In September 2020, the German Bundestag invites interested university graduates from the Arab region to gain first-hand experiences of the work in the Bundestag in Berlin for four weeks. You will have the opportunity to get to know the German parliamentary system and to watch a member of parliament at work during a one-week internship in his office.

The scholarship includes the accommodation and travel expenses as well as the payment of 500, - EUR. In addition, the costs for health, accident and liability insurance will be covered.

Applicants must have very good knowledge of the German language and a university degree. Furthermore, they should not be older than 35 years and citizens in an Arab country.

Please send your application as a PDF-file to the German Embassy Muscat by 1st December 2019 to info@maskat.diplo.de.

Further information about the IPS and the required application documents can be found here

 and on the website www.bundestag.de/ips_arabisch.

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