How can I apply for the traineeship? | FAQ | DW | 28.10.2021
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How can I apply for the traineeship?

We’re pleased you’ve decided to apply for the bilingual international internship at Deutsche Welle. So that your application reaches us successfully, please be aware of the following:

Above all: Your application can only be submitted via our online application portal.

We do not accept applications sent by mail, email or social media.


  • Please only complete your application in Google Chrome.
  • Please make sure that you write your email address correctly, or else you will not receive a confirmation that we received your application. You will only receive an email confirmation if you really submit your application (even if it is incomplete). 
  • Please note that you will be asked to verify your e-mail address in the e-mail confirmation you receive from us. The verification is essential for the further application and communication process!
  • Please check your spam folder regularly because some providers classify mails from our e-recruiting system as spam.


For more information: You can find a detailed explanation of the application process with additional tips and advice in our FAQs "What do I need to I need to check before online?".