Fellowships and Awards Granted in 2016

According to region

Asia
223 (24.2 %)
Europe
366 (39.7 %)
Sub-Saharan Africa
42 (4.6 %)
North America
156 (16.9 %)
Central and
South America

67 (7.3 %)
Australia, New Zealand,
Oceania

29 (3.1 %)
Middle East,
North Africa

38 (4.1 %)
  female male   female male
North America 38 (24.4 %) 118 (75.6 %) Middle East.
North Africa
12 (31.6 %) 26 (68.4 %)
Central and
South America
20 (29.9 %) 47 (70.1 %) Asia 51 (22.9 %) 172 (75.6 %)
Europe 126 (34.4 %) 240 (65.6 %) Australia.
New Zealand.
Oceania
16 (20.7 %) 23 (79.3 %)
Sub-Saharan Africa 11 (26.2 %) 31 (73.8 %)      

According to discipline

 

Natural Sciences383 (41.6 %)
female: 85 (22.2 %); male: 298 (77.8 %)

 

Humanities260 (28.2 %)
female: 96 (36.9 %); male: 164 (63.1 %)

 

Life Sciences159 (17.3 %)
female: 52 (32.7 %); male: 107 (67.3 %)

 

Engineering119 (12.9 %)
female: 31 (26.1 %); male: 88 (73.9 %)

total: 921

Research Fellowships and Research Awards
2012-2016

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country
according to
discipline
Humboldt Research Fellowships
2016: 533 research fellowships granted
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Georg Forster Research Fellowships
2016: 95 research fellowships granted
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Feodor Lynen Research Fellowships
2016: 107 research fellowships granted
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Humboldt Research Awards
2016: 68 research awards granted
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Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel
Research Awards

2016: 23 research awards granted
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Georg Forster Research Awards
2016: 6 research awards granted
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Alexander von Humboldt Professorship
2016: 6 awards granted, 4 acceptances
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Sofja Kovalevskaja Awards
2016: 10 awards granted
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Anneliese Maier Research Awards
2015: 6 research awards granted
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* according to country of destination

Proportion of female academics

  according to
region
according to
discipline
Research Fellowship Programme
2016: 628 research fellowships granted / proportion of female academics: 28.0 %
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Feodor Lynen Research Fellowship Programme
2016: 107 research fellowships granted / proportion of female academics: 30.8 %
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Research Award Programmes
2016: 116 research awards granted / proportion of female academics: 14.7 %
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