The German Bundestag (Parliament) is currently offering the International Parliamentary Scholarships for the year 2018. Participants can work for 5 months with a Member of the Bundestag, as well as attend lectures at universities in Berlin. They will receive a grant of 500€ per month, accomodation will be free of charge. Travels costs and health, casualty and liability insurance are covered as well.
Admission requirements are that the applicants have to be under the age of 30, that they hold the citizenship of a participating country (incl. Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia and Russia, but not Germany), that they have a completed university degree and that they possess very good German language skills. The program will begin on 31.03.2018 and end on 31.07.2018.
The application deadline is 30 June 2017. You can find further information here.