Language of application
Applications can be submitted in either German or English.
It is not possible to alter the application or to provide missing documents after submission. Only applications that fulfil the formal criteria will be accepted for review.
Exclusion of reviewers
It is possible to exclude from the review process up to three potential reviewers who may not be well disposed towards the proposed project.
Upon receipt of the application, the applicant’s data are entered into the database of the Department of Fellowships and Awards.
Online form (accessible at the next submission date)
The completed documents are to be submitted via the online form.
Submission via the online form
Please complete the online form (see point II) and upload your documents as a total of three PDF files.
In the abstract, state your name and the title of the proposed project. Protected files cannot be accepted.
In the abstract, state your name and the title of the proposed project
The individual files may not exceed 3 MB. Name the files as follows:
Upon receipt of the application before the deadline, we will check that it is complete and fulfils all formal criteria before filing it with a project number (A-number) in the database of the Department of Fellowships and Awards.
After applications have been checked for completeness, applicants receive confirmation by email.
Value of Fellowship
EUR 70.000,- (gross/gross) per year
Duration of Fellowship
36 / 48 Months