Up to 600 fellowships are granted annually to postdoctoral scholars interested in conducting their own research projects in Germany. Scholarships are awarded for 6-24 months.
No citizenship requirements.
Must hold a PhD or equivalent degree. A good command of the German language is required for scholars in the humanities and social sciences. Decisions are made exclusively on the basis of academic achievement.
Monthly stipend of 2,250 EUR. Additional support is available for travel, accompanying spouses, health insurance, and language courses.
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Alexander von Humboldt Foundation