Are you a postdoctoral or experienced researcher seeking a remarkable opportunity to advance your research career? Look no further! The Humboldt Research Fellowships 2023/2024 are now open for applications from eligible candidates worldwide, regardless of their research areas. This prestigious fellowship, offered by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, provides invaluable support for researchers conducting research in Germany.
- Scholarship Sponsor(s): Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
- Host Institution(s): Research Institutions in Germany
- Scholarship Worth: Up to €3,170 per year
- Number of Awards: Up to 500 awards per year
- Study Level: Post Doctoral
- Nationality: All Nationalities
Eligibility Criteria | Humboldt Research Fellowships 2022-2023
The Humboldt Research Fellowship welcomes postdoctoral researchers with exceptional qualifications from around the world, irrespective of their research fields.
- Nationality: To be eligible, you must not hold German citizenship. However, if you are a German citizen or completed your university education, including your doctorate, in Germany, you may still apply if you have lived and worked abroad for more than ten years and have long-term plans to continue doing so.
- Residency: To ensure a successful application, you should not have resided in Germany for a total of more than six months within the 18-month period prior to submitting your application.
- Host’s Statement: You need to secure a mentoring agreement and written confirmation of research facilities’ availability from an academic institution in Germany. Additionally, the institution must provide a detailed review on your behalf.
- Other conditions: Expert reviews and proficiency in either the German or English language, depending on your research area, are required.
By being awarded the Humboldt Research Fellowship, you gain the opportunity to conduct your independent research in collaboration with a host at a German research institution of your choice. Furthermore, hosts can apply for a subsidy to cover research expenses.
- Post-docs: Enjoy a monthly fellowship amount of €2,670, which can last from 6 to 24 months.
- Experienced Researchers: Receive a fellowship amount of €3,170, valid for a duration of 6 to 18 months.
If you are eager to apply for the Humboldt Research Fellowship, kindly submit all the necessary documents exclusively through the online platform provided by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. To initiate the application process, please click here.
Application Deadline: Varies
For further information and detailed guidelines, please visit the Official Website.
Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to further your research career in Germany through the prestigious Humboldt Research Fellowships. Apply today and unlock a world of possibilities!