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Einstein Fellowship for International Applicants in Germany, 2019

The Einstein Forum and the Daimler and Benz Foundation are offering the fellowship for outstanding young thinkers who wish to pursue a project in a different field from that of their previous research. The fellowship is open for the candidates who must be under 35 and hold a university degree in the humanities, in the social sciences, or in the natural sciences.

The purpose of the fellowship is to support those who, in addition to producing superb work in their area of specialization, are also open to other, interdisciplinary approaches – following the example set by Albert Einstein.

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The Einstein Forum is a foundation of the German federal state of Brandenburg that serves the public as an open laboratory of the mind. Through a varied program of conferences, workshops, podium discussions, and lectures it brings together original thinkers from all over the world to test new ideas—and interrogate conventional ones—with a general audience.

Description:

  • Application Deadline: May 15, 2019
  • Course Level: The fellowship is open for outstanding young thinkers who wish to pursue a project in a different field from that of their previous research.
  • Study Subject: Fellowship is awarded for a project in a different field from that of applicant’s previous research. The purpose of the fellowship is to support those who, in addition to producing superb work in their area of specialization, are also open to other, interdisciplinary approaches – following the example set by Albert Einstein.
  • Award: The fellowship includes living accommodations for five to six months in the garden cottage of Einstein`s own summerhouse in Caputh, Brandenburg, only a short distance away from the universities and academic institutions of Potsdam and Berlin. The fellow will receive a stipend of EUR 10,000 and reimbursement of travel expenses.
  • Number of Awards: Not known
  • Nationality: German and international applicants
  • The award can be taken in Germany

Eligibility::

  • Eligible Countries: German and international applicants are eligible for this Einstein fellowship.
  • Entrance Requirements: Candidates must be under 35 and hold a university degree in the humanities, in the social sciences, or in the natural sciences.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

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Application Procedure:

Applications for 2020 should include a CV, a two-page project proposal, and two letters of recommendation.

How to Apply: To participate in this fellowship, Applications should be submitted by email to [email protected]

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