Deadline:

15 May, 2019.

Location:

 Germany.

(Fully Funded)

Description

Einstein Fellowship-Awarded by the Einstein Forum and the Daimler and Benz Foundation.

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, 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.

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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, The 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. The proposed project need not be entirely completed during the time of the fellowship, but can be the beginning of a longer project.

NOTE: NO FELLOWSHIPS WILL BE GIVEN FOR DISSERTATION RESEARCH, THE PROPOSED PROJECT MUST BE SIGNIFICANTLY DIFFERENT IN CONTENT, AND PREFERABLY FIELD AND FORM, FROM THE APPLICANT’S PREVIOUS WORK.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • All specializations are available

Note: there are no limitations on the project you may propose as long as you can defend your idea as interesting, original, and feasible during the fellowship period, Please also consider whether the facilities available to you here would suitably allow you to pursue your project.

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

Five to six months.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

Candidates must be :

  • Under the age of 35.
  • Hold a university degree in the humanities, in the social sciences, or in the natural sciences.

Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

The fellowship includes:

  • A stipend of EUR 10,000.
  • Living accommodations for five to six months in the garden cottage of Einstein`s own summerhouse.
  • Reimbursement of travel expenses.

How to Apply

First Step:  Include in your application:

  • CV.
  • A two-page project proposal.
  • Two letters of recommendation.

Second Step: Submit your application by mail to: fellowship@einsteinforum.de.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Samira Shehta / Egypt 

Reviewed by” Soueilem Mohamed Lemine / Mauritania 
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