Description The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation offers up to 10 fellowships for globally minded, U.S. professional leaders to develop a one-year project in Germany. This project is notable for helping fellows work toward career development. Mentors are designed to help the fellows succeed professionally in Germany. Extensive alumni support will be given, bridging career development between Germany and the candidate's home country. Depending on the candidate's strength in German language, candidates may be required to take a German language course.
Award Amount Monthly stipends range from $2,900 to $3,700 US dollars. Covers research. Contribution to health and liability insurance. Special allowances are available for visits by family members, travel expenses and German instruction.
Disciplines Open to all fields.
Academic Level Prospective/Current Graduate Student. Working on Master's Thesis. Working on Doctoral Dissertation. Postdoctoral Scholar.
Citizenship Open only to U.S. citizens.
Requirements Must have completed a bachelor's degree prior to commencement of the scholarship (or less than 12 years before the beginning of the fellowship). Established contact with a mentor in Germany who agrees to provide professional and/or scholarly assistance. Before beginning the program scholars are expected to make an earnest effort to acquire German language skills. 2 references.
Award Type Fellowship/Grant
Contact American Friends of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation 1101 17th Street NW, Suite 603 Washington, DC 20036 (202) 783-1907
Last Updated 7/25/2014 11:59:00 AM
Rosalind Franklin Fellowship At The Faculty Of Theology And Religious Studies, University of Groningen, United States, 24 days ago
Organisation The Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies of the University of Groningen (founded in 1614) is a leading European institution for the study of the relationship between religion and...
Postdoctoral Research Position In Music Theater Studies, Forschungsinstitut für Musiktheater der Universität Bayreuth (fimt), Germany, 10 days ago
Job posted by Forschungsinstitut für Musiktheater der Universität Bayreuth (15/10/2014 15.17) Marie Curie Actions. More 'HR Excellence in Research' logo awarded to institutions actively implementi...
10 Doctoral Positions Imprs For Neural Circuits, Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Germany, 4 days ago
Job posted by universitypositions (21/10/2014 12.55) Marie Curie Actions. More 'HR Excellence in Research' logo awarded to institutions actively implementing the European Charter and Code for Rese...
The Graduate School Of Quantitative Biosciences Munich (Qbm) Is Offering 25 Ph D Fellowships, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) in Munich, Germany, 1 day ago
The Graduate School of Quantitative Biosciences Munich (QBM) is offering 25 PhD Fellowships Marie Curie Actions Co-fund. More Marie Curie Actions. More European Research Council. More 'HR Excellen...
Postdoctoral Position In Epigenome Informatics, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Germany, 15 days ago
Marie Curie Actions. More 'HR Excellence in Research' logo awarded to institutions actively implementing the European Charter and Code for Researchers. More European Research Council. More The Ger...
Doctoral Fellowship In Computational Chemistry, max planck für kohlenforschung, Germany, 25 days ago
Doctoral fellowship in Computational Chemistry Marie Curie Actions Co-fund. More Marie Curie Actions. More European Research Council. More 'HR Excellence in Research' logo awarded to institutions ...