World University Service in cooperation with the German state of North-Rhine Westfalia announces an internship grant to support the transition from study to work of talented young people in a Bachelor's or Master's degree from North Macedonian State Universities in the final phase of their studies who aim to start their careers in North Macedonia. Please find more details below.

Our program offers internship grants as well as coaching for business start-ups to students in the transition period between study and work. Our aim is to strengthen the educational elite in North Macedonia, and to ensure a new generation of well-trained specialists. With this scholarship program we want to enable young North Macedonian to develop a professional future in their home country.

The program addresses students at all North Macedonian State Universities, who are in the final stage of their master program (graduation during the winter term of 2022/2023) or graduated within the last six months from a Bachelor's or Master's program and are now looking to start a professional career. Applicants from low-income households are granted preferential admission.

Detailed program and application documents will be published on this page from June, 2022

For more information und cooperation get directly in touch with:

Dr. Julia Boger, project advisor boger[at]  -  or -
Dimitar Kaljoshevski, project coordinator