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Humboldt Foundation seeks fellows [BRIC, US]

Humboldt Foundation seeks fellows [BRIC, US]

Posted on June 27, 2017

Deadline: 

September 15, 2017

College graduates from Brazil, China, India, Russia and the United States can apply for a fellowship in Germany.

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation offers the German Chancellor Fellowship for tomorrow's leaders. The fellowship gives them the opportunity to spend a year in Germany networking with other prospective leaders from abroad to explore new solutions to global issues. 

Fellows receive a monthly fellowship of EUR2,150 (US$2,410), EUR2,450 (US$2,747) or EUR2,750 (US$3,083), depending on their qualifications; individual mentoring during their stay in Germany; additional financial support for family members, travel expenses or a German language course; a study tour of Germany and a number of events; and extensive alumni sponsorship.

Candidates must have completed their first degree less than 12 years ago and develop a project of social significance with a host of their choice in Germany.

The deadline is Sept. 15.

For more information, click here.