The Ruhr Fellowship Program connects highly motivated undergraduate students from the United States with a unique experience to expand their portfolio and networks to one of the most dynamic and technologically advanced areas in Germany.

As Germany’s “Cradle of Industry”, the Ruhr Area has come to represent creativity and innovation with its internationally renowned companies, universities and research institutes.

Ruhr Fellows will participate in an intercultural and language immersion program at the university level followed by an internship with one of Germany’s leading companies located in the Ruhr Area or a research internship at one of our UA Ruhr universities.




We accept applications by students who are enrolled in our partner institutions:

Havard University, Massachusetts of Technology, Princeton University, Yale University, University of Pennsylvania, University of California Berkeley, Lehigh University,Purdue University, Rutgers the State University of New Jersey.

Take the first step to become a part of our next #RFP Cohor by downloading following application form (coming soon).