Finding the right internship in another country requires initiative and organizational skills. Although the process can be very fast in some cases, with the very first application bringing success, minor organizational matters generally take more time than applicants might think. And applying for student mobility grants usually involves taking longer processing times into account. With this in mind, we advise you to start gathering information and getting your bearings about a year before your planned stay abroad.
On our German website, we have compiled an FAQ section that answers initial questions concerning internships abroad (in German).