German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Recipients

DAAD study scholarships are awarded to graduating seniors and graduate students for study in Germany, or to complete a postgraduate or master’s degree course and obtain a degree from a German higher education institution. DAAD research grants are awarded primarily to highly qualified PhD candidates who are early in their academic/professional careers or to individuals wishing to earn a doctoral degree in Germany. Learn more about these awards.

Below is a listing of DAAD winners at the University of Iowa from the past several years:

Year Name UG/GR Hometown Type of Award Institution Topic

2014

Andrew Russell

Undergraduate

Davenport, IA

DAAD Undergraduate Scholarship

University of Freiburg

 

2013

Zachary Sanders

Undergraduate

West Des Moines, IA

DAAD Undergraduate Scholarship

University of Freiburg

German Catholic emigration and community formation from Germany to the U.S. in the middle and late 19th Century

2013

Briana Smith

Graduate

Fridley, MN

Research Grant

Humboldt Universität Berlin

Dissertation: East and West Berlin Action Artists Before, During, and After Reunification

2013

Rebekah Frumkin

Graduate

Libertyville, IL

University Summer Course Grant

Freie Universität Berlin

Course:  "Autoren in Berlin"

2010

Gabriele Von Roedern

Graduate

 

Study Scholarship

   

2010

Christopher Sande

Undergraduate

Charles City, Iowa

Study Scholarship for Artists & Musicians

   

2010

Renugan Raidoo

   

DAAD RISE Intern

   

2009

Ambika Athreya

Undergraduate

 

DAAD Undergraduate Scholarship

   

2009

Holly Patch

Undergraduate

Dubuque, Iowa

DAAD Undergraduate Scholarship