Request for assignment

Are you interested in requesting an expert for an assignment?

Request for assignment

Please complete the query form above – providing as much detail as possible – and e-mail it to Opens window for sending or post it to:

Senior Experten Service (SES)
Stiftung der Deutschen Wirtschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH
Gemeinnützige Gesellschaft
Buschstraße 2
53113 Bonn Germany


PO Box 2262
53012 Bonn

Would you like to contact the SES straightaway and make a preliminary enquiry? If so, please submit an Opens internal link in current windowonline assignment query.


Even assignments like those completed by the SES cost money. Thanks to the voluntary commitment of its experts and the generous backing of both private and public institutions, these costs are low.

  • Project handling costs
    Initial assignments: up to €3,400; follow-up assignments: up to €2,200
  • Additional costs: up to €670
    Insurance, professional and pre-travel medical preparations
  • Cost of international travel
  • Local expenses
    Accommodation, food, local transport, pocket money, interpreting

Help with funding an assignment

Project handling costs, additional costs, cost of international travel:
The SES checks on a case-by-case basis whether some or all of these costs can be covered using funds from the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).

Local expenses: You are responsible for paying these expenses. Should you have difficulty funding the assignment, the SES Funding Association can help you.