Become a Humboldtian –
Sponsorship Programmes for Postdoctoral Scientists and Scholars

We promote academic cooperation between excellent scientists and scholars from abroad and from Germany. Whether you are a young postdoctoral researcher at the beginning of your academic career, an experienced, established academic, or even a world authority in your discipline - our research fellowships and research awards offer you sponsorship tailored to you and to your career situation.

If you would like to become a member of the Humboldt Family, only one thing counts:
your own excellent performance.


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If you are already an Humboldtian, take a look at these sections

Sponsorship programmes for other target groups