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Einstein Fellowship 2019 in Humanities, Social & Natural Sciences

Einstein Fellowship 2019 for Young Scholars

Einstein Fellowship 2019 - The Einstein Forum and the Daimler and Benz Foundation are offering a fellowship for outstanding young thinkers who wish to pursue a project in a different field from that of their previous research

About Einstein Fellowship 2019

  • The purpose of the fellowship is to support those who, in addition to producing superb work in their area of specialization, are also open to other, interdisciplinary approaches - following the example set by Albert Einstein


  • The fellowship includes living accommodations for five to six months in the garden cottage of Einstein`s own summerhouse in Caputh, Brandenburg, only a short distance away from the universities and academic institutions of Potsdam and Berlin.
  • The fellow will receive a stipend of EUR 10,000 and reimbursement of travel expenses.


Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must be under 35 and hold a university degree in the humanities, in the social sciences, or in the natural sciences.


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Application Procedure

  • Applications for 2019 should include a CV, a two-page project proposal, and two letters of recommendation.
  • Applications can be submitted by email to fellowship@einsteinforum.de
  • All documents must be received by 15th April 2018
  • At the end of the fellowship period, the fellow will be expected to present his or her project in a public lecture at the Einstein Forum and at the Daimler and Benz Foundation
  • Einstein Fellowship is not intended for applicants who wish to complete an academic study they have already begun
  • A successful application must demonstrate the quality, originality, and feasibility of the proposed project, as well as the superior intellectual development of the applicant.
  • It is not relevant whether the applicant has begun working toward, or currently holds, a PhD


Important Dates

  • All documents must be received by 15th April 2018


Prof.Dr. Susan Neiman

Einstein Forum, Am Neuen Markt 7, 14467 Potsdam, Germany, Email fellowship@einsteinforum.de, Phone No.: +49-331-271780, Website www.noticebard.com