Programme Search

Find the sponsorship that fits your personal career! Whether you are a postdoc at the beginning of your academic career or already a world authority in your discipline – we have the right programme for you.

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Alexander von Humboldt Professorship

  • For whom: top researchers
  • From where: all countries (excluding Germany)
  • For what: up to €5 million award money to finance a professorship for the first five years
Alexander von Humboldt Professorship

Carl Zeiss Humboldt Research Award

  • For whom: internationally recognised academics from STEM fields
  • From where: all countries (excluding Germany)
  • For what: 100,000 EUR in award money (research stay of up to 12 months in Germany possible)
Carl Zeiss Humboldt Research Award

Fraunhofer-Bessel Research Award

  • For whom: internationally recognised researchers working in applied research
  • From where: all countries (excluding Germany)
  • For what: €45,000 award money (research stay of up to 12 months in Germany possible)
Fraunhofer-Bessel Research Award

Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award

  • For whom: internationally recognised researchers
  • From where: all countries (excluding Germany)
  • For what: €45,000 award money (research stay of up to 12 months in Germany possible)
Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award

Georg Forster Research Award

  • For whom: internationally recognised researchers
  • From where: developing and emerging countries in accordance with OECD (excluding PR China and India)
  • For what: €60,000 award money (research stay of up to 12 months in Germany possible)
Georg Forster Research Award

Georg Forster Research Fellowship

  • For whom: postdoctoral and experienced researchers contributing to sustainable development
  • From where: developing or transition countries in accordance with OECD (excluding PR China and India)
  • For what: 6–24-month research stay in Germany
Georg Forster Research Fellowship

German Chancellor Fellowship

  • For whom: university graduates with initial leadership experience
  • From where: Brazil, China, India, South Africa, USA
  • For what: 12-month project in Germany
German Chancellor Fellowship