Save in exceptional circumstances, a European Studies major will spend at least one semester of the junior year pursuing an approved course of study in Europe. Upon return, the student will ordinarily elect, in consultation with the advisory subcommittee, at least one course that helps integrate the European experience into the major.

For more resources, visit the Amherst College Career Center's study abroad site.

DAAD Grants for Summer

DAAD New York scholarships are available for a broad range of three- to four- week summer courses taught in German at various German universities, which focus mainly on literary, cultural, political and economic aspects of modern and contemporary Germany. Extensive advanced language learning as well as extracurricular programs complement and reinforce the core material. For a full list of courses please visit their university summer course search engine.

For eligibility requirements, terms of awards and application guidelines please visit the DAAD website.

If you have further questions regarding this scholarship please do not hesitate to contact

Email: daadny[at]
Phone: 212-758 3223 ext: 209