The bilingual international traineeship (German/English) is structures as follows:
The traineeship contains of an 18 month-long journalistic training program.
As a rule, the volunteers are in Bonn from January to the end of October; during this period, the seminar blocks and editorial stations take place in the editorial offices in Bonn.
November and December are reserved for your elective station and your annual leave.
From January onwards, you will go to one of the DW foreign bureaus and to the Berlin editorial studios; the exact period of your stay in the foreign bureau varies and will be announced at the latest at the beginning of your traineeship (a maximum of two trainees can work in a foreign bureau at the same time).
The traineeship includes: