Summer Research in Dresden

Two applicants will be selected to spend the summer (8-10 weeks) at Technische Universität in Dresden, Germany.

Scholarships of a 600 € euro travel allowance and an 800 € euro monthly allowances are available.

Eligibility to apply

  • Must be an engineering student (all disciplines of engineering are accepted) at the University of Nevada, Reno
  • Engineering students who are graduating in May are eligible to apply

Scholarship application requirements

Applicants must submit the application documents described below to Julia McMillin, Exchange Coordinator, at by January deadline.

Application documents:

  • Nomination for the program by your home institution exchange coordinator / nomination letter
  • Letter of motivation naming the institute or chair in which you wish to carry out your research. TU Dresden matches you with a doctoral student, scientist, or professor of the desired research field. Information on research topics of TU Dresden's academic staff members is available on the website. Choose the respective Faculty/Department under "The Faculty" and "Institutes and Chairs"
  • Transcript of Records
  • Resume

We ask that after the exchange program has concluded, scholarship recipients agree to the following:

  • Share photos from the exchange with us to use for marketing purposes
  • Help promote the exchange after their trip has ended (for example, make a class announcement to engineering students)