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IASS Fellowship Programme in Germany

Last updated: Aug 20, 2021

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IASS Fellowship Programme in GermanyThe IASS Fellowship Programme is open to individual Researchers at all career stages and sectors, and experts with a strong interest in sustainability and societal transformation, and may be combined with sabbaticals. Applications updated in August yearly.

Scholarship Description

The IASS Fellowship Programme each year, brings about 30 individuals from around the world to participate in the institute’s Fellows Programme. During their stay, Fellows work with each other and with IASS researchers, providing expertise, inspiration, and creative input. In return, the IASS Fellowship Programme offers Fellows the opportunity to develop their ideas in an international community of eminent researchers, not only within the institute, but also in the wider Potsdam-Berlin area. The programme envisages active collaboration with IASS researchers and aim to achieve joint outputs with one or more of the institute’s research groups.

Award Benefits

  • The IASS offers Fellows the opportunity to develop their ideas in an international community of eminent researchers.
  • Fellows will receive financial compensation to cover their additional costs of living during their stay in Germany.

Level and Area of Studies

Experts from a wide range of sectors such as science, public administrationthe private sectorcivil society, media and the arts.

Eligibility and Criteria

Although all proposed projects should relate to at least one of the Research Areas, they do not need to be tailored towards a specific research group. Indeed, the IASS works in a number of dynamic fields and its research landscape is constantly evolving.

Application Instruction

Applications must be submitted in English with required documents collated into a single PDF file not exceeding 10MB and sent to fellowship@iass-potsdam.de. It is important to use the format stated at the application page for your document uploads.

Website and Application Link


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