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 6/15/2015 9:02:00 AM
Ph.D. Position, E13 65% Tvl For Two Years, Technische Universität München, Germany, 7 days ago
26.01.2017, Wissenschaftliches Personal Applying next-generation sequencing techniques to investigate food web ecology Terrestrial Ecology Research Group, Department of Ecology and Ecosystem Manag...
Ph.D. Position In Pet/Mri Reconstruction, Technische Universität München, Germany, about 17 hours ago
08.02.2017, Wissenschaftliches Personal Ph.D. position to work on clinical PET/MRI reconstruction, PET motion correction, image quantification and analysis at nuclear medicine in Klinikum rechts d...
Postdoctoral Position In The Field Of Proteomics And Peptide Chemistry, Syddansk University, Netherlands, about 1 hour ago
The successful applicant for this position will be working in an interdisciplinary project spanning from peptide chemistry to mass spectrometry-based proteomics. The project aims at exploring the ...
Post Doc Position (100%) In Mathematics, Technische Universität München, Germany, about 17 hours ago
13.02.2017, Wissenschaftliches Personal Within the Chair for Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing at the Centre for Mathematical Science of the Technical University of Munich (TUM) there is...
Postdoctoral Position In Socio Economic Land Use Modelling, Technische Universität München, Germany, about 17 hours ago
20.02.2017, Wissenschaftliches Personal The Institute of Forest Management and The Chair of Agricultural Production and Resource Economics invite applications for a Postdoctoral position in Socio-...
Postdoctoral Position On Modelling Feedbacks In Socio Ecological Systems, Technische Universität München, Germany, about 17 hours ago
20.02.2017, Wissenschaftliches Personal We invite applications for a Postdoctoral position on modelling feedbacks in socio-ecological systems TV-L E13 100 % (01.06.2017-31.05.2018) About u...