ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT FOUNDATION (AvH): Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers



This fellowship is for researcher with above average qualifications, completed their doctorate less than twelve years ago, already have their own research profile and are working at least at the level of Assistant Professor or Junior Research Group Leader or have a record of several years of independent academic work. It allows researchers to carry out a long-term research project (6-18 months) in cooperation with an academic host at a research institution in Germany. The fellowship is flexible and can be divided up into as many as three stays within three years. Scientists and scholars of all nationalities and disciplines may apply to the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation directly at any time. The Humboldt Foundation grants approximately 600 Humboldt Research Fellowships for postdoctoral researchers and experienced researchers annually. Short-term study visits, participation in congresses and training courses cannot be financed.

Application Deadline: Applications may be sent at any time. A committee reviews the applications in March, July, and November annually.